Instructor: Karin Torsiello

Karin Torsiello


Karin Torsiello is a Board Certified Behavior Analyst with a master's degree in applied behavior analysis from Florida Tech. She is the president of Behavior Basics, Inc., a consulting firm in Florida. Karin has previously served as the senior behavior analyst with the Behavior Analysis Services program through University of South Florida and in partnership with the Department of Children and Families.

Karin's current practice includes clinical supervision; curriculum development; conducting behavior management training for parents, expectant teenage mothers and prisoners awaiting reentry into the community; providing in-home consultation services for caregivers and children; consultation with multidisciplinary committees to review cases of children who are displaying maladaptive behaviors; research; and training of graduate students pursuing certification as behavior analysts. Karin's professional passion is working within the child welfare system of care serving children and families in all aspects of their treatment.

Classes by this instructor

Getting to Know Children in Foster Care
GETTING TO KNOW CHILDREN IN FOSTER CARE - BEHP1186 Educates and raises awareness about the lives and behaviors of children in foster care. Includes possible treatments and ways ABA providers can create an impact and treat children effectively.

July 1, 2021 to June 30, 2022, Canvas 2
Anger and Aggression: Foster Care Population
ANGER AND AGGRESSION: FOSTER CARE POPULATION - BEHP1187 Covers strategies to treat children who are victims of abuse and neglect. Helps practitioners of ABA understand trauma and the effects it has on the developing child and emerging behavior problems.

July 1, 2021 to June 30, 2022, Canvas 2
Train the Practitioner (TTP)
TRAIN THE PRACTITIONER (TTP) - BEHP1188 Covers using "The Secrets of Modern Parenting" (SMP) series in ABA clinical practice as an instructional tool. Aids in understanding softer packaging of hard science and how to present information in an easily digestible format.

July 1, 2021 to June 30, 2022, Canvas 2
Train the Practitioner: The Next Level
TRAIN THE PRACTITIONER: THE NEXT LEVEL - BEHP1189 Provides instruction and guidance to expand use of "The Secrets of Modern Parenting" (SMP) series to the next level. Teaches how to replicate the program on a large scale.

July 1, 2021 to June 30, 2022, Canvas 2