Meredith is the Executive Director of LIFE Behavior Consulting, LLC. Meredith holds a Master's Degree in Rehabilitation Counseling from Georgia State University and a bachelor's degree in Psychology from Pennsylvania State University. She is a Certified Rehabilitation Counselor and a Certified PEERS for Young Adults Provider, School Based Provider, and Telehealth provider. Meredith loves working with people with Neurodiverse brain styles to help them learn the skills to build their confidence and independence in working on their goals in life, whatever those may be. Meredith's specialty is helping her clients uncover their strengths and how to apply the skills they are learning out in the real world. She is an advocate for Neurodiversity in the workplace and believes that anyone who has the desire to work CAN work and be successful with the right supports.
She has previously worked at the Marcus Autism center in the Community Autism Program, and has done parent and provider training for the Center for Leadership in disability at Georgia State University in programs with Babies Can't Wait and Georgia Vocational Rehabilitation Agency.
Christina is the Program Director for LIFE Behavior Consulting. Christina earned her Master's degree in Professional Counseling at Georgia State University and a Bachelor's degree in Psychology from Kennesaw State University. Christina is a Certified PEERS Provider for Young Adults and PEERS Telehealth. During graduate school, Christina spent time providing domestic violence and sexual assault counseling at the Northwest YWCA and parent training skills at the Marcus Center.
Christina spent many years working in management for Maternal and Infant Support Services at a hospital system serving adolescents and adults.
Renee Ferrari is the Director of Career Development at Life Behavior Consulting. Renee specializes in career services and is an advocate for neurodiversity, inclusion, diversity, LGBTQIA+, accessibility, and
dyslexia awareness. Her career includes over ten years of experience in state, private, and non-profit sectors. Renee assists clients with obtaining meaningful employment and provides them with the skillsets necessary to locate and procure a position in their ideal career.
Tia is a Personal Development Professional for LIFE Behavior Consulting. She earned her Bachelor's degree in Social Work from Dalton State College in 2022, graduating with Magna Cum Laude and Phi Alpha Honors. Tia will begin working on her Master's degree in Social Work in August of 2022. During her Bachelor's degree, she led a psychoeducational group within a middle-school focusing on mental health.
Tia has a passion for advocating for vulnerable populations and focuses on client's strengths to help build their skills. She enjoys being able to assist individuals in building their self-confidence by teaching them the skills needed to be socially successful.
Brandan is a Personal Development Professional at LIFE Behavior. He graduated in 2017 with a bachelor's degree in Psychology from Georgia Gwinnett College. In 2017 Brandan took one of the classes in the PEERS curriculum and fell in love with the program. After completing this course, he took a PEERS Certification course taught by Dr. Laugeson, who created the PEERS curriculum, and received his PEERS certification. Brandan joined LIFE Behavior in 2018 and specializes in supporting young adults and teens with independent living and social skills.
Janice is a Certified Rehabilitation Counselor with experience as a vocational rehabilitation counselor. She holds a Master’s in Clinical Rehabilitation Counseling from Mercer University.
Personal adjustment counseling is Janice’s primary area of interest. Her theoretical orientation is person centered and solution focused. In addition to identifying where skill building is needed and helping individuals acquire those skills, Janice believes the whole family can benefit from a 3 prong approach:
· Help identifying appropriate resources
· Support to effectively navigate systems offering help, and
· A safe emotional space to process the experience
Philip Landrum graduated with a bachelor's degree in Finance and Economics from Mississippi University. He was working in the field of finance when he decided to change paths and accept the opportunity to make a difference in the lives of people with disabilities. Philip has completed the PEERS for School Providers training with Dr. Laugeson. He has been providing social coaching for Young Adults and is an experienced PEERS for Young Adults social skills group leader. Philip has an enthusiasm for helping clients access potential sources of friends to help them gain inclusion in their community, make and maintain friendships, and learn how to have successful relationships with co-workers.
Tiffany Beverley, LIFE's Social Media Administrator, graduated from Georgia State University with a Bachelor's degree of Arts in Journalism. She joined LIFE Behavior in May 2022 as a social media administrator. Tiffany has had previous experience working in social media and writing for Screen Rant, a website dedicated to pop culture. Tiffany is very passionate about her work and enjoys putting her creative talents to use in the realm of social media!