Michael G. Kephart, MS, CAGS has 21 years of experience in a wide variety of settings working with individuals who demonstrate challenging behaviors. He has significant experience with conducting Functional Behavioral Assessments, Developing Behavioral Support Plans, Providing Staff Development, Psychological Testing, Counseling/Treatment and many other responsibilities.
Michael has worked at Ontario ARC for the past 21 Years. As well, he is a Mental Health Consultant for CCDP Our Children’s Place (Head Start/Preschool), (previous) Consultant with Seneca Cayuga ARC in the Autism Intensive Services Program, (previous) ABSS with FLUCP Happiness House and continues to work independently as a consultant for staff development and behavioral intervention programs.
Also, Michael has spent the last 10 years creating and facilitating a Social Communication Skills Group for 15 young people with Autism.
He completed a Master’s Degree in Counseling Psychology, Certificate of Advanced Graduate Study in Psychological Services and the Applied Behavioral Analysis Graduate Certificate Program through the University of Cincinnati. In addition the above educational accomplishments Michael has completed 64 hours of Leadership Training in Autism Spectrum Disorder.
Michael will provide services in the person’s home or in an office setting.