Amanda Minahan, BS, RBT

Where are you from? Here we go, I was born in Texas, then moved to California and lived there for 11 years, then I moved to Illinois for 6 years, I went to Alabama for college, moved back to Illinois 4 years later and now here I am!
What did you study?I studied exercise science at the University of South Alabama.
Professional Bio?I originally was an intern for Eyas Landing. After my internship I became a therapeutic assistant for Blue Bird Day and a few months later I decided to pursue a career in Behavioral Therapy by completing my Registered Behavior Technician Certification.
What do you specialize in? I specialize in Behavior Therapy.
Coffee or Tea?Iced caramel coffee with cream and sugar, or a strawberry acai refresher.
Favorite therapeutic swing?Rainbow Swing.
What you do consider your greatest accomplishment? My greatest accomplishment was playing on a Division 1 softball team for four years in college and winning a conference championship with my team.
Books or Movies?I love Pixar movies!
Where would you go on your dream vacation?My dream vacation would be snowboarding or hiking in New Zealand.
What is your favorite children’s book? My favorite children’s book is “Where the Wild Things Are.”
What skill are you most proud of? Collaboration and communication.
Winter or Summer?I moved here so that I can experience both!
Behavior Therapist