TUCCi Participated in the Heroes for Autism Costume Walk and Family Resource Fair

On Saturday, May 7th, 2022 TUCCi was part of this amazing event hosted by The Autism Family Network of Santa Cruz (AFN). According to the AFN’s Facebook page, “this free event is about having family fun while bringing inclusive Autism and Special Abilities awareness to the community through food, music, vendors, games, and crafts.” Our…

TUCCi’s Newest BCBA – Dr. Scott Ross

Tucci Learning Solutions is excited to announce that Dr. Scott Ross, PhD, BCBA, is a new BCBA in the Monterey region. He is also an Assistant Professor at CSU-Monterey Bay, where he teaches coursework in Special Education, School Psychology, and General Education, and Co-directs the University’s Center for Reading Diagnosis and Instruction. In addition to…

Welcome Larissa Koutakos!

TUCCi’s Newest BCBA Tucci Learning Solutions is excited to announce that Larissa Koutakos, BCBA has joined Team TUCCi. Larissa works in the Santa Clara region. Since starting last week, she has been busy meeting staff, learning more about her learners’ programs and starting the CLM Course of Study. Here’s a little about Larissa in her…

TUCCI’S NEWEST COORDINATOR OF SERVICES – Katelyn Willis

Tucci Learning Solutions is excited to announce that Katelyn Willis, from Tuolumne region, is officially a Coordinator of Services. She continues the path of professional development as a Coach in Training to support the learners and colleagues in her region. Below is a little bit about Katelyn in her own words… “Before TUCCi, I worked…

Welcome Courtney Whitcraft – BCaBA in Monterey region

There’s a new (to TUCCi) BCaBA in the house! Tucci Learning Solutions is excited to welcome Courtney Whitcraft, BCaBA to Team TUCCi. We are very pleased that Courtney decided to move from the land of 10,000 lakes and is settling in California. Hello! I am Courtney Whitcraft. I just moved to Monterey from St. Paul,…

TUCCi’s Newest BCBA – Danielle Chiala

Hip Hip Hooray! Congratulations to Danielle Chiala, Regional Coordinator for the Santa Cruz region for becoming a BCBA. Danielle was introduced to Vicci Tucci and the CLM as a classroom teacher in Hollister, CA. She joined Tucci Learning Solutions as a Coordinator of Services in June of 2006 in the Santa Clara region. She then spearheaded…

TUCCI’S NEWEST RBT – ELSA SOLORIO

Please help us congratulate Elsa Solorio, from the Monterey region, in becoming a newly certified Registered Behavior Technician (RBT). Elsa joined Team TUCCi on 02/19/2020 as a Behavior Analyst in Training. She is currently working on my BCBA coursework and will be done by November 2021. She loves to travel and have been to 13 countries.…

HIP HIP HOORAY! TUCCI’S NEWEST RBT – JESSICA KATZ

Jessica has enjoyed working at TUCCi for the last two years and feels very lucky to work with such an amazing team of individuals. She loves to learn and hopes to continue to expand her studies and schooling in order to hopefully become a BCaBA in the future. In addition to working for TUCCi, Jessica…

Team TUCCi’s Top 10 Successes of 2020

When we first learned in March that COVID-19 would keep us and most of our clients at home… we suddenly realized we were ready! Tucci Learning Solutions and the Competent Learner Model learned how to manage and move forward with the challenge presented. We were ready. We adapted. We can move forward with confidence now. Thanks to…

Anne Wormald Running a Lesson With Her Learner

Anne Wormald is a BCBA at Tucci Learning Solutions.  Anne is visiting her parents in Canada.  Anne is running a virtual lesson with her learner along with Hailey Popma who is a Behavior Specialist in Santa Cruz County in California.  The learner told Anne how many snowballs to make if each one needed to be bigger or smaller…

So excited about this CLM implementation in Bulgaria!

We start with CLM Teacher Training (Competent Learner Model) – an educational and therapeutic program for children with autism. Colleagues from the CLM Center of Excellence in California, USA (https://www.clmcenterofexcellence.com) will work with a team of special teachers for three years to implement the program in Bulgaria for the first time. Specialists from New Bulgarian…