“I love seeing clients making progress, such as hearing the first word spoken or witnessing the first time they initiate a social interaction with another child. I also enjoy working with therapists and seeing their clinical growth.”

Nubia Tellis

Clinical Supervisor

Nubia Tellis, a Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA), provides oversight of Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) clinical programs in her position as Clinical Supervisor. She collaborates with parents and caregivers when creating goals, analyzing data and evaluating clinical programs. Nubia earned a bachelor’s in psychology from California State University, Fullerton and a master’s in psychology, with an emphasis on marriage and family therapy, at Brandman University. She began her career in 2007 as a Direct Intervention Therapist, working with children from eight months to 19 years old with cognitive delays, ASD, Down Syndrome, Prader-Willie Syndrome and global developmental delays.

Get to know Nubia:

If you could choose one superpower, which would you choose?

Chronokinesis, the ability to mentally alter time

What’s the coolest thing you’re working on right now?

A cardigan for my youngest daughter

What’s one movie you could re-watch over and over?

Pride and Prejudice

What’s your most prized possession?

Rosewood knitting needles

How do you spend your weekends?

With my family. We go to Disneyland and the beach, watch movies and spend time at home. I also like to knit and read.