Danielle Myrtle-Miller, BCBA/LBA

Danielle Myrtle-Miller is a Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA), specializing in Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT). She is a Licensed Behavior Analyst (LBA) in NY and MA, and provides ABA services to children diagnosed with autism and their families at Freedom First Psychological Services. Danielle’s role entails completing assessments, developing behavioral programming, providing parent training, and working with behavior technicians to ensure quality treatment for our clients. She values a collaborative approach which is evidenced by her commitment to working closely with other team members to develop meaningful, interdisciplinary treatment packages.

Danielle’s combined clinical and special education experience amounts to over 12 years, and she has held a wide range of positions including providing rehabilitation services to individuals in incarceration, teaching both in the public school system and residential setting, and providing ACT based ABA residential treatment to high needs youth with severe trauma histories and autism. She also has been a provider of home based ABA services since 2016 through the Autism Waiver Program of Western Massachusetts.

Danielle attended The Sage Colleges and received a dual Master’s degree in Special Education and Literacy in 2009. She later returned to The Sage Colleges, where she completed the necessary course work to obtain her BCBA, for which she became certified in 2015. Danielle is a lifelong learner and currently is exploring paths to pursue a Doctorate of Philosophy in ACT.

Danielle is a member of a number of professional organizations including the Association for Contextual Behavioral Science, the Association for Professional Behavior Analysts, the New York State Association for Behavior Analysis, and the Berkshire Association for Behavior Analysis and Therapy. She has presented locally, nationally, and internationally on a number or topics related to the treatment of autism, trauma informed care, and applications of ACT for individuals, their families, and the staff that work with them.