Our Staff

All of our staff are trained on the principles of Applied Behavior Analysis. A Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA) oversees all programs.
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Director
Shantell Lewis, B.A., RBT

Shantell Lewis, M.S., BCBA is the Center Director of Shaping Tomorrow Child Care Services. She is a Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA) and holds a Master of Science in Applied Behavior Analysis from Purdue Global University. Shantell also holds a Bachelor of Arts in Speech Pathology, Audiology, and Communication Science from Brooklyn College.

 

Shantell has dedicated her time to working with children with and without special needs. For about 5 years, Shantell has worked at our sister company as a Registered Behavior Technician (RBT), then Program Coordinator, and now Behavior Analyst. Shantell comes to us with a wealth of knowledge related to Applied Behavior Analysis.

Founder

Vanessa Bethea-Miller is the founder of Shaping Tomorrow Child Care Services. She is a Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA) and Pennsylvania Licensed Behavior Specialist (LBS). Vanessa is pursuing her doctorate of philosophy in Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) and currently holds a Master of Arts in Applied Psychology with a concentration in ABA from Rider University. She also owns Bethea-Miller Behavioral Consulting, an agency that provides various behavior analytic services. 

Vanessa has dedicated her time to working with children from 2 years old and up with Autism and Developmental Disabilities with or without a co-occurring mental illness. She is passionate about providing quality and effective ABA services to this population. She is also passionate about using the principles of ABA in educating all children.

 

In the past, Vanessa has worked as a Director of Behavior Support Services for an adult residential facility and their day programs as well as a Behavior Analyst consultant in the homes of youth and adults.  She teaches various courses in Applied Behavior Analysis at the college level and has presented at conferences across the world.