Lusineh Gharapetian, PhD, BCBA-D

Assistant Program Director, M.S. Applied Behavior Analysis


PhD, The Chicago School of Professional Psychology
MA, The Chicago School of Professional Psychology
BS, University of California, San Diego

Dr. Lusineh Gharapetian earned her PhD in Psychology with a specialization in Applied Behavior Analysis in 2015 under the advisement of Henry D. Schlinger, PhD. She has been a Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA) since 2012. Dr. Gharapetian has worked for over 10 years with individuals with autism, developmental delays, and intellectual disabilities. She has expertise with intensive behavioral intervention, functional behavior assessment, and severe challenging behavior, as well as organizational behavior management. Her research interests include the evaluation of instructional methodology and delay discounting.