Ambreen Shahabuddin, Ph.D., BCBA-D
Dr. Shahabuddin is a licensed psychologist and board certified behavior analyst (BCBA-D). She provides evidence-based interventions to children, adolescents, and adults for the treatment of anxiety, depression, and behavior and learning differences.
Additionally, Dr. Shahabuddin specializes in autism spectrum disorder and other neuro-divergent conditions to promote adaptive behaviors, social skills, and self-advocacy. Dr. Shahabuddin also provides caregiver training to treat challenging behaviors, including refusal, tantrums, difficulties with transitions, and aggression. Dr. Shahabuddin strongly believes in tailoring treatment based on the individual’s needs and uses a strength-based approach for behavior change.
Prior to joining the practice, Dr. Shahabuddin worked at the Kennedy Krieger Institute and Johns Hopkins Medicine where she provided therapeutic services to individuals and their families. She completed her APA-Accredited internship at the Marcus Autism Center at Emory University and her post-doctoral fellowship at Stanford Children’s Health. She earned her doctoral and master’s degrees in clinical psychology from Eastern Michigan University. Additionally, Dr. Shahabuddin completed specialty training for caregiver management programs including the Chicago Parent Program at Johns Hopkins Medicine, and the PEERS social skills program at UCLA for emerging adults.