Bridget Van Patten, MEd, BCBA, COBA graduated from The University of Cincinnati with her bachelor’s degree in Early Childhood Education in 2010. While obtaining her degree she discovered her desire to work with children with ASD. Immediately following her graduation, she began working with children with Autism through the Ohio Autism Scholarship as a Behavior Therapist. After two years of experience she decided she wanted to improve the lives of individuals through the science of ABA. She began working as a Lead Behavior Technician and earning her Master’s Degree in Education with Foundations in Behavior Analysis in 2012. She graduated from The University of Cincinnati and became Board Certified in 2014. Bridget began working at DASI in 2016, excited to serve clients and families in multiple environments. Bridget focuses her treatment plans around each individual’s most significant needs so that they can become as independent as possible, leading fulfilling and self-directed lives. Bridget, her husband and their children enjoy cooking, nature and music, as well as spending time with each other and friends and family.