Mea’Alofa Autism Support Center

Ariana McIntyre BCaBA, LaBA

Ariana McIntyre was born and raised in Northern California. She attended San Jose State University, where she earned her bachelor’s degree in social science. As a military spouse, Ariana relocated to Florida and followed her passion for making a positive impact in the lives of others. She transitioned into the field of applied behavior analysis and became a Registered Behavior Technician in 2018. Ariana then furthered her expertise by earning the Board Certified Assistant Behavior Analyst certificate from the Florida Institute of Technology. Ariana is currently returning to FIT and pursuing a master’s degree in applied behavior analysis. Ariana’s professional focus centers on teaching verbal behavior to children with special needs, and her enthusiasm for applied behavior analysis permeates all she does. Whether it is devising tailored behavior plans or implementing interventions, she strives to create meaningful and lasting changes in the lives of those she serves. Her dedication to the field reflects not only a career choice but a calling to make a positive difference in the world.