GET TO KNOW US

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IAN R. VIGNES, M.ED., BCBA, LBA

Board Certified Behavior Analyst

ian.vignes@atlasautismcenter.com

Ian received his Bachelor of Science in Psychology from Louisiana State University in 2012. From 2013-2014, Ian worked as a special education teacher in the St. James Parish Public School System, using the Comprehensive Application of Behavior Analysis to Schooling (CABAS) method. While working as a teacher, Ian received his Masters of Education in High Incidence Disabilities with a concentration in Applied Behavior Analysis from Nicholls State University. In 2016, Ian earned his license as a Board Certified Behavior Analyst as recognized by the national Behavior Analyst Certification Board.  Ian has worked with children with disabilities in various clinical and school settings across southern Louisiana since 2010. 

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ASHLEY BOUDREAUX, M.A., BCBA, LBA

Board Certified Behavior Analyst

ashleyboudreaux@atlasac.net

Ashley received her Bachelor of Science in Speech Language Pathology from Southeastern Louisiana University. She has worked with children with disabilities in the clinical setting since February 2017. In 2019, Ashley graduated with a Master of Arts in Applied Behavior Analysis from Ball State University. She received her license as a Board Certified Behavior Analyst in 2020.

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GABBY RODRIGUEZ, BCBA, LBA

Board Certified Behavior Analyst
grodriguez@atlasac.net

Gabby graduated from LSU in 2014 with a Bachelor’s degree in Film and Media Arts. After working a couple of mundane office jobs, she realized that she wanted to work in a field that helped people. After learning about ABA therapy, she knew that she wanted to work in the field of Behavior Analysis. Gabby earned her certification as a Board Certified Behavior Behavior Analyst in December of 2021.  When she’s not working or studying, you can find her watching tv, eating a snack, or laughing at her own jokes.

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TAYLOR PERRYMAN, BCBA, LBA

Board Certified Behavior Analyst

tperryman@atlasac.net

Taylor is a Board Certified Behavior Analyst at ATLAS. She received her bachelor’s degree from the University of Tennessee at Knoxville in Special Education with a concentration in communication disorders. She moved to New Orleans a little over 4 years ago to begin her career in ABA therapy. Taylor graduated from Ball State University’s masters program of Applied Behavior Analysis with an emphasis in autism in 2020 and earned her board certification shortly after. In her free time, she enjoys traveling with her fiancé, attending local festivals, and going to concerts. 

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BRIANA PARKER

Briana Parker graduated from the University of New Orleans in 2015 with a degree in Psychology.  When you give ATLAS a call she will likely be on the other end of the line. She loves to spend her downtime in her garden, going out to eat, and reading. She has a bull terrier pup named Cindy. 

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MICHELLE HAYDEL

Registered Behavior Therapist (RBT)

Michelle Haydel graduated from Southeastern Louisiana University with a bachelors in Communications Sciences and Disorders in 2017. She has been working as a Registered Behavior Technician since July 2017. She originally wanted to become a Speech Pathologist but when she started working with her clients in the ABA field she knew that this was where she belonged.  Michelle truly loves her job and the amazing kids she gets to work with. She has the sweetest little dog named Buzz and loves the New Orleans Saints.

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ALICIA McDONOUGH

Registered Line Technician (RLT)

Alicia is a Registered Line Technician at Atlas Autism Center. Alicia has a Masters Degree in Special Education and a Speech Therapist Assistance License.  She's been in the ABA field for 4 years and is attending graduate school at Florida Institute of Technology to pursue her BCBA.  Married to her husband Darren for 23 years, she has two boys, Logan and Peyton and 2 dogs,Voodoo and Laveau.  When she is not busy with her sons' lives of kart racing, soccer games, and school events, she enjoys traveling and attending local festivals & concerts with friends while sampling a variety of New Orlean's cuisine. Her interest in studying behavior while working with children is a passion that will continue to grow.

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LAUREN CONNOLLY

Registered Line Technician (RLT)

Lauren is a born and raised Louisianian who graduated from the University of Louisiana at Lafayette in the fall of 2016. She has been working as an RLT since May of 2017 and decided to further her education in the field of Applied Behavior Analysis. She expects to graduate with her masters degree in July of 2019. She is a mom to the sweetest pup and loves to spend her downtime with friends.

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NATASHA BARRONS

Registered Line Technician (RLT)

Born and raised in New Orleans, Tasha graduated from Delgado Community College with an Associate's Degree in Respiratory. She later decided to take a different path in life and has been an RLT for 4 years. She is a mother of two amazing children, Aubrey and Cosmo, and has been with their father Philip for 18 years. They love to take mini family vacations. Tasha loves being a mom and working with children. 

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KELLY CORSO

Registered Line Technician (RLT)

More information coming soon

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ANGELLE GOODWYNE

Registered Line Technician (RLT)

Angelle graduated from the University of Southern Mississippi in 2012 with a Bachelor’s degree in Child and Family Studies with an emphasis in Family Relations.  In 2013 she started working in the field of ABA and she received her Masters in Applied Behavior Analysis in 2018. She has worked in the school setting, home environment, and providing ABA Therapy in several clinics. When Angelle is not at ATLAS she’s spending time with her husband and Catahoula Lab, Reese’. She loves sweets and finding an excuse to bake different desserts. 

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CAITLIN DUPLESSIS

Registered Line Technician (RLT)

Caitlin graduated from the University of Louisiana at Lafayette with a Bachelor’s Degree in 2018. She began her ABA career in 2019 as a Registered Line Technician. Caitlin is currently attending Florida Institute of Technology with the goal to achieve her Masters in Applied Behavior Analysis. On her off days, you will find her fishing, watching football (Geaux Saints), or enjoying quality time with her dog Einstein. 

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BAILEY PERKINS

Registered Line Technician (RLT)

Bailey was born and raised in New Orleans and graduated from St. Mary's Dominican in 2016 and Louisiana State University in May of 2020 with a BS in Psychology. She has been working in the field of ABA as an RLT since August of 2019. She enjoys working with children and plans to pursue a PhD in clinical psychology or go into pediatric psychiatric nursing. When not working, Bailey enjoys binge watching her favorite show Law and Order SVU, trying new foods around the city, or hanging with her friends and family.

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GABBY DAVIS

Registered Line Technician (RLT)

Gabby received her Bachelor’s of Science in Psychology from the University of Holy Cross in May of 2021. She is currently in the Clinical Mental Health Counseling program working towards her Master’s degree. After receiving her Master’s her plan is to work with children and make differences in their lives. She also plans to open to her own private practice for children with and without disorders. Throughout college she had the opportunity to work with children and their families ensuring that they had resources in supporting their health and mental health. In her free time she enjoys traveling, trying new foods, and working out. 

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HAILEY HAINDEL

Registered Line Technician (RLT)

Hailey graduated from Southeastern Louisiana University with a Bachelor’s in Psychology in 2014. She has been working as a Registered Line Technician for five years. In 2020, Hailey earned a Master of Science degree from The Chicago School of Professional Psychology in Applied Behavior Analysis. When she is not working, Hailey enjoys playing with her dog, Apollo, doing barre3, going to music festivals, and spending time with her fiancé, Nicholas, and friends. 
 

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JAMES PRICE

Registered Line Technician (RLT)

James Patrick is a registered line  technician. He was born in raised in Destrehan, Louisiana. He graduated with a degree in psychology in December 2016 from university of New Orleans. He has worked with children with disabilities since 2017. He loves caring for children and his job and co coworkers. He’s since married to his wife Rachel since 2017 with one cat, lil peep.

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SHANNON BURKE

Registered Line Technician (RLT)

In 2015, Shannon received her Bachelor's Degree in Communication Disorders from the University of Louisiana. While in school, she was introduced to the world of ABA and hasn't looked back since. Last year, Shannon received her Master's Degree in Applied Behavior Analysis from the Chicago School of Professional Psychology, and she is currently studying to become a BCBA. One of the many reasons why she loves her job is being able to witness the many milestones that the little ones accomplish each and everyday. In her spare time, she enjoys makeup, watching Law and Order: SVU marathons, hanging with close family and friends, spending quality times with her boyfriend, Brett, and their pup, Murphy.

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MEGAN MARTINEZ

Registered Line Technician (RLT)

Megan graduated from the University of New Orleans with a bachelors of science in Psychology. In addition, she has been working as an RLT since August of 2020 and decided to further her education. She is currently enrolled at Ball State University pursuing a Masters of Arts in Applied Behavior Analysis with an emphasis in autism. Megan is working diligently towards earning her license as a Board Certified Behavior Analyst. She finds the field of ABA extremely rewarding knowing that she has the opportunity to help change the lives of many children and their families. When she’s not working or studying, you can find her working out or spending quality time with her pup Luna.
 

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DASHAWN PETRIE

Registered Line Technician (RLT)

Dashawn was born and raised in New Orleans, LA. She received her Bachelor’s in Kinesiology and Health Promotion from Southeastern Louisiana University in 2018. She began working in the field of ABA as a Registered Line Technician in 2019 and is currently obtaining her Master’s in Behavior Analysis from Simmons University – Online to pursue a career as a BCBA. Dashawn loves being able to make a difference in the lives of the children she works with; she finds it extremely rewarding to help them grow, accomplish goals, and maximize their independence. In her downtime, she loves binge-watching her favorite TV shows (The Office, The Walking Dead, Law & Order: SVU), spending time with her family and friends, cooking her favorite foods, and traveling. 

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ALLEE LAMY

Registered Line Technician (RLT)

Allee will be graduating from Louisiana State University in May 2021 with a Bachelor of Science in Child and Family Studies. Throughout college, she has had the opportunity to work with kids of all ages in both clinical and school settings. She is excited to continue learning and growing at ATLAS. Allee intends on attending medical school to become a pediatrician. In her free time, she loves spending time with her family, playing music, and painting.

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ELENA LOHMAN

Registered Line Technician (RLT)

Elena was born and raised in New Orleans, Louisiana. She received her Bachelor of Science in Speech Pathology and Audiology from the University of Louisiana at Lafayette in 2021. She plans to continue her education in the future. In her free time, Elena enjoys reading, spending time with her dog and traveling to the beach any chance that she gets.

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NAZIRA AMIGO

Registered Line Technician (RLT)

Nazira received her Bachelor’s of Science in Psychology from the University of Holy Cross in 2021. She is currently pursuing her Master’s of Arts in Clinical Mental Health Counseling. She hopes to continue working with children and help make a change in our community. When she’s not working or studying, she enjoys going to the gym, traveling, and spending time with her family and friends. 

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RASHELL HARRIS

Registered Line Technician (RLT)

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