Dr. Nicole Kanew is the VP of Clinical Operations where she supports the JoyBridge Clinical Directors and Support Staff in facilitating change initiatives and to develop processes and systems to improve workplace culture and employee performance.
Before joining JoyBridge Kids, Nicole served as the lead behavior analyst for a public school district in Tennessee where she assisted with implementation of a behaviorally focused multi-tiered system of support to reduce challenging behaviors, with a heavy focus on staff training and support. She also has a wide range of experience with in-home and clinic based applied behavior analytic therapy and has operated a group home for children with a diagnosis of Autism Spectrum Disorder. She has a passion for training practitioners in clinical behavior analytic methods, growing their soft skills to support their technicians and caregivers, and assisting with building a culture that promotes innovation and excellence while providing passionate care for others.
She is a graduate of The Chicago School of Professional Psychology where her focus included application of applied behavior analysis with couples, training of parents/caregivers, and social validity measures.