Dr. Karina Poirier
- Board Certified Behavior Analyst Doctoral
- Certified Cognitive Educational Therapist
- Dynamic Assessment Examiner
- Cognitive Training Certified Provider
- Doctorate in Clinical Psychology
Dr. Karina Poirier, Director of the Center for Social Cognition, is a board certified behavior analyst at the doctoral level (BCBA-D),
For the past 16 years, Dr. Poirier has worked directly with children & adolescents with developmental disabilities using behavior analysis principles and techniques, implementing early intervention programming, and has taught numerous social skills groups along the way.
She’s is the author of the book, “Unlocking Social Potential in Autism,” She’s also the creator of the Poirier Social Potential Curriculum.
The outcome of Dr. Poirier’s evidence-based teaching methods is an active and independent learner who can fully participate in the social, academic and vocational settings.
Read about some of the families journey.
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Dr. Karina Poirier is an engaging speaker who captures the attention of educators at conferences and on-site workshops around the country. She is also author of the book, Unlocking the Social Potential in Autism.
What enables her to connect so well with educators and parents is her emphasis on social interaction and social cognition as the key to helping children with autism and other developmental disorders build the social and emotional understanding they need to thrive.
Schedule your free 30-minute conversation with Dr. Karina Poirier today. During your session you can discuss your event and find out if Dr. Poirier’s areas of expertise are a great match for you audience.
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