Carissa Coker is a Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA) who joined AutismETC May 20, 2014, and is the Clinical Director of both our Nashville and Clarksville clinics. She graduated from Florida State University with a Bachelor of Science in Psychology and a minor in Family and Child Sciences. She then received her Master of Science in Counseling Psychology with a concentration in Applied Behavior Analysis from NOVA Southeastern University. Carissa has been working with children with Autism Spectrum Disorder since 2009 and has been a BCBA since 2014. She specializes in early intervention and verbal behavior, and is a PEAK Level 1 Certified. During her free time, she enjoys spending time with her family and son, Hayden.