Michelle Smith is a speech therapist and mother of three. She has worked with a wide range of toddlers covering the spectrum from those with simple speech impairments to those with profound brain damage. Commingling her professional skills and personal experience, she truly understands the awesome task of balancing love and guidance. Her unique perspective and distinct voice allows her to empower discouraged caregivers with heart-felt, professional, and realistic advice.
Dr. Rita Chandler holds a Doctor of Philosophy in Educational Psychology with a focus on Early Childhood Special Education. She is a Board Certified Behavior Analyst specializing in Early Intensive Behavioral Intervention (EIBI) for young children with Pervasive Developmental Disorders. Dr. Chandler works as a collaborating partner at Autism Behavior Consultants of Oklahoma, providing autism and behavioral consulting and training to individuals, school districts, and state agencies. She is an expert in Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA), a highly specialized and successful technique for changing human behavior. She loves Scottie dogs and spends her free time spoiling her nieces and her three pooches, Kreela, Max, and Tucker.