Rick is an experienced Executive Director with over 45 years working in the field. His work skills include, process facilitation, public relations, community engagement and education. Rick is also an Instructor at Renaissance College (UNB). Rick is humbled by the amazing team at ACF and the commitment to supporting families and individuals on the Autism Spectrum.
Thu Minh Ha
Thu is working at ACF as a co-op term, she is currently taking Business Administration at the University of New Brunswick with a concentration on Human Resources. Her main responsibilities are supporting executive functions of the centre as well as marketing and social media.
Social Skills Program Coordinator
Certificate in Applied Behavior Analysis
University of New Brunswick
Dr. Michael Palmer
Dr. Michael Palmer is a Board Certified Behavior Analyst at the Doctoral level (BCBA-D) and is the Director of the Certificate in Applied Behaviour Analysis Program at the University of New Brunswick. He supervises students in the Skills Program and is working to increase access to quality, compassionate, and competent supports.
Alisha Hasan is a Board Certified Behaviour Analyst. Under the Social Skills Program she supervises the work of students from C-ABA Program.
Behavioural Assistant (Student)
Anna is an international student from Russia. She has a Bachelor degree and Master degree from Russia. She is also pursuing a Bachelor of Arts(Honours) degree from the University of New Brunswick. She is interested in behavioural science and wants to study behavioural neuroscience.
Meredith has a Bachelors of Arts majoring in Psychology. She is in the program because she wants to support individuals with autism. She has been interested in this field since she was 5 and saw the improvements that were made for her twin brother with autism.
Autism Connections Fredericton acts as a setting of internship for students from the Fredericton area. ARTS 3000 - 4000 is one of the programs that is run by the University of New Brunswick. This program allows students from various fields to gain valuable experience working with the non-profit organizations.