Behaviour Support Practitioner
Chris is an NDIS registered behaviour support practitioner providing NDIS services under Improved Relationships – behaviour support. Chris has his own business, Happy Lives Behaviour Support, which operates in partnership with Happy Kids Psychology.to provide a range of behaviour support services.
Chris studied at the University of Melbourne, completing a BA with a double major in Psychology. Chris has also completed a Cert IV in Training and Assessment.
Chris has 20 years experience in the disability sector, working with both children and adults in a wide range of settings including schools & kindergartens, family environments, residential services and day programs. After initially working in the early intervention behavioural therapy field, Chris then worked at the Department of Human Services for 12 years in their Family Team and specialist Behaviour Intervention Support Team, before starting his own business.
Chris brings a wealth of knowledge in behaviour management and disability to his work, with particular experience in supporting individuals with Autism. Chris has also completed training run by the Institute of Applied Behaviour Analysis, along with a range of learning regarding many disability and behaviour topics.