Registered Behavior Technician
Sofia is a devoted and knowledgeable therapist with broad expertise in both behavioral therapy and data analytics. Her drive to become a Registered Behavior Technician (RBT) led her to transition into the ABA field where she excelled as a proficient RBT. Sofia’s ultimate goal is to make a significant and positive difference in the lives of her clients. To achieve this, she utilizes a personalized approach that emphasizes effective communication and intention.
Verbal Behavior, Daily Living Skills, School Support, Social Skills, Token Systems, Improve Attention Concerns, Learning and Academic Skills
What is important to you, for your client to feel, when working with you?
When working with a client, it is important to Sofia that they feel understood and supported. She strives to create a safe and empathetic environment where clients can express their needs and concerns without judgment. Building trust and establishing a strong relationship is paramount to Sofia, ensuring that her clients feel valued, respected, and heard.
Who do you believe you are for a client as they manage their problems?
As a therapist, Sofia believes she is a reliable ally and advocate for her clients as they navigate their problems. She is committed to providing guidance and support while empowering her clients to develop the necessary skills and strategies to overcome challenges. Sofia strives to be a source of encouragement and motivation, helping clients gain confidence and a sense of control in their lives.
What drives your passion for seeing clients?
The driving force behind Sofia’s passion for seeing clients is the opportunity to witness their growth and progress. She finds fulfillment in observing her clients achieve their goals, overcome obstacles, and experience positive transformations. The ability to make a meaningful difference in their lives fuels Sofia’s dedication and inspires her to continue providing exceptional care.
How do you believe clients "get better"?
Sofia believes clients "get better" through a combination of tailored interventions, consistent support, and individualized goal setting. By identifying and addressing specific needs, developing personalized strategies, and fostering a collaborative therapeutic environment, clients can experience positive changes in their behavior, communication skills, and overall well-being. Sofia recognizes the importance of ensuring clients' continuous progress.
Client Age Range
Children (2-6), Children (6-12)
When I’m not working I enjoy various hobbies and activities like reading about personal development and psychology, as well as exploring nature through hiking and biking.
"We need to teach our children empathy and care and love and communication and social responsibility in preparation for adulthood." – Maya Soetoro -Ng