SpecialityProfessional Educator, Behavior Analyst, and Speaker
BiographyRobin Williams is a dynamic and engaging professional speaker who has over 20 years in the fields of education and Applied Behavior Analysis. She earned her B.S. in Psychology at the University of Central Florida and an additional B.S. as well as her M.S. in Exceptional Education at Florida State University. Robin began her career as a Mental Health Specialist for Leon County Public Schools, where she provided technical assistance and coaching to all preschool educators of students with disabilities. In 2000, Robin returned to the Central Florida area and taught with Orange County Public Schools as a Pre-K Varying Exceptionalities teacher while continuing to work as a Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA), consulting with private agencies and eventually building her own private practice, Harmony Mental Health & Behavioral Services in 2005. Recently she embarked on another endeavor, Simplify Behavior, LLC which provides ABA therapy, professional development and parent training.
Robin has presented at numerous local education and behavior conferences including Early Childhood Education Conference for Central Florida, the FDLRS (Florida Diagnostic and Learning Resource Systems) Institute and Spring Forum, FETC (Future of Education Technology Conference), and ATIA (Assistive Technology International Association) Conference. Her current passions include social emotional learning, social justice initiatives, weaving mindfulness practices learned during her certification as an Integrative Yoga Teacher/Therapist into her professional development and training others in best practices in restorative justice and behavior management.