Sara Yang

M.Sc., Board Certified Behavior Analyst® 

Sara Yang is a registered Board Certified Behavior Analyst and holds a Master’s Degree in Applied Behavior Analysis from St. Cloud State University. From 2013, she has provided Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) intervention services for children with developmental delays and conduct disorder in Hong Kong, Seoul, Shanghai, Guangzhou and Manila, including: 

  • Speech delay
  • Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) 
  • Attention Deficit and Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Social (Pragmatic) Communication Disorder (SCD)
  • Oppositional Defiant Disorder (ODD)

 Her experiences include but are not limited to:

  • 1:1 ABA therapy for behaviour modification and skill acquisition
  • 1:1 ABA therapy for speech and communication 
  • 1:1 ABA therapy for systematic desensitization and graded exposure 
  • Group therapy for building social awareness, social relatedness, social interaction, social communication
  • Group therapy for school readiness 
  • School shadow support in classroom, play and community settings
  • Parent training
  • Domestic helper training
  • Teachers and education professionals training

Children as young as 18 months old to those in their pre-teen years and their parents have benefited from her services. Of them, many have been able to transition into their educational environments and community. To ensure their successful transition, she has provided shadow support services and has liaised with the following international schools: 

  • Hong Kong International School, Hong Kong  
  • Harrow International School, Hong Kong 
  • Woodland pre-schools, Hong Kong 
  • ISA International School, Guangzhou 
  • Center for Childhood Education, Manila