Tony Russo

MA, BCBA

Recognizing the lack of continuing support options available to adolescents, young adults, and adults living with developmental disabilities and/or cognitive disorders, Tony founded LifeSpeed to make Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) ...


Ali B. Carris

MA, BCBA, LCPC 

Ali earned a Master of Arts degree from The Chicago School of Professional Psychology in Clinical Psychology with a dual specialization in Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) and Counseling. As the Clinical Director of LifeSpeed, Ali provides essential support...


Amanda Lam

MS, BCBA

Amanda earned a Master of Science degree in Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) from The Chicago School of Professional Psychology. In her role as the Director of Program Development, Amanda works diligently to ensure that all LifeSpeed programs are based on the principles of ABA while still being uniquely tailored to the individual being served.


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Taylor  Levicki 

MS, BCBA

Taylor earned a Master of Science degree in Applied Behavior Analysis from The Chicago School of Professional Psychology (TCSPP) in Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) and is a Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA). Taylor’s areas of expertise specifically focus on ensuring that parents/caregivers are active participants in the client’s programming, maintaining transparent communication with the support team, and creating individualized behavior-based plans. 


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Kayla Comerford   

Behavior Therapist

Kayla earned a Master of Science degree in Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) from The Chicago School of Professional Psychology and has worked in clinic, home, school, and controlled research settings. Kayla is not only an experienced Therapist but also a devoted advocate within the LGBTQIA+ community. 


 Sadie    Powell  

Behavior Therapist

Sadie is currently pursuing her Master of Science degree in Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) at The Chicago School of Professional Psychology..


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Courtney Kuchan

Behavior Therapist

 

Courtney’s areas of professional expertise include ensuring ethical treatment and quality systematic behavioral programming for individuals in need. Although Courtney has extensive experience with children in a clinical setting, she is also adept at working with adults in a Day Program or home-based situation.


Katie Durkalski

Office Manager

Katie works in support of both the Behavior Analysts as well as the families we serve, overseeing the day-to-day operations of LifeSpeed...