For those in the north suburbs of Chicago, we have a location in Deerfield. This office is located off Interstate 94 on Lake Cook Road.
Caravel Autism Health – Deerfield
Maggie Ealy, BCBA
Maggie is a Board-Certified Behavior Analyst, Lead BCBA, and Clinical Director for Caravel Autism Health. She has 15 years of experience working with young children and their families, using principles of Applied Behavioral Analysis to design individualized programming and achieve measurable progress in all areas of development for children on the autism spectrum. Maggie builds and leads therapy teams that implement interventions which cultivate each child’s potential, using creative, individualized and research-based practices. With her additional background in special education, Maggie demonstrates a particular affinity for facilitating smooth transitions into classroom settings for children when clinically appropriate. She is successful in constructing effective treatment plans that meet the approval of insurers and other funding resources. Her education includes a Bachelor of Science in Education with an emphasis on emotional, behavioral, and learning disabilities.
Courtney Wilson, Lead BCBA
Courtney is a Board Certified Behavior Analyst and Lead BCBA with Caravel Autism Health. She has been working with individuals with autism and other behavioral disabilities such as ODD and ADHD, for more than 10 years. Courtney has worked in clinic, school, and home settings. She received her Master of Science degree in Applied Behavior Analysis and Rehabilitation from Southern Illinois University. Courtney specializes in applications of Acceptance and Commitment Therapies as well as assessment procedures involving advancement of communication skills, social skills and self-help skills. She is passionate about teaching skills to create independence in daily life, especially when it comes to increasing flexibility within feeding and toilet training.
Jordi Washburn, Lead BCBA
Jordi is a Board Certified Behavior Analyst and Lead BCBA with Caravel Autism Health. She has been working with children and young adults with developmental delays and behavior disorders in both volunteer and professional settings since 2012, beginning in a community health center. She completed her undergraduate degree in Speech-Language-Hearing at the University of Kansas and received her graduate degree in Applied Behavioral Analysis from Ball State. Jordi’s past work in the school system helped her develop a deep understanding of the IEP process and a passion for collaboration amongst providers. This background provides Jordi the knowledge and skill set to guide families through the transition process from center-based or in-home ABA to the school setting and effectively collaborate with school treatment teams. She is excited to continue her work at Caravel, establishing center-based and in-home ABA therapy programs, and changing lives!
Meghan McClure, Lead BCBA
Meghan is a Board Certified Behavior Analyst and Lead BCBA with Caravel Autism Health. She has been a Board Certified Behavior Analyst since 2010. Meghan has worked with individuals with developmental disabilities in clinic, school, and group home settings for over 15 years. After attending Wichita State University for her undergraduate degree in psychology, Meghan earned her master’s degree in Clinical Psychology with an emphasis in Applied Behavior Analysis from the Chicago School of Professional Psychology. Her experience includes early intervention, verbal behavior programming, facilitating social skills groups, and conducting assessments.
Monday: 8:00 a.m – 5:00 p.m.
Tuesday: 8:00 a.m – 5:00 p.m.
Wednesday: 8:00 a.m – 5:00 p.m.
Thursday: 8:00 a.m – 5:00 p.m.
Friday: 8:00 a.m – 5:00 p.m.
Serving Cook, Lake and McHenry counties including the communities of Evanston, Des Plaines, Wilmette, Glenview, Mount Prospect, Arlington Heights, Wheeling, Northbrook, Northfield, Winnetka, Glencoe, Highland Park, Deerfield, Buffalo Grove, Palatine, Lincolnshire, Bannockburn, Lake Forest, Lake Bluff, Venon Hills, Mundelein, Libertyville, Gurnee, Waukegan, Fox Lake Area, McHenry, and Crystal Lake and others in the area.