Marikate came to ABA Therapy Solutions after over 10 years of extensive experience in the field of ABA and Autism. Marikate completed her undergraduate coursework at Assumption College in Worcester, Massachusetts and then went onto graduate school at Simmons College in Boston, Massachusetts to obtain her Masters in Severe Special Education. Upon completion of her graduate studies, Marikate went on to Western New England University and completed her coursework to become a Board Certified Behavior Analyst. Over the past 10 years, Marikate has presented at various national conferences to disseminate research conducted in the field of ABA, specifically in Functional Analysis and state funded grants. Marikate is very excited to be a part of the ABA Therapy Solutions team and wants parents to know that she feels communication with parents is vital to the success of children, therefore her door is always open and encourages ongoing communication.