Lauren Weaver, M.S., BCBA. LBA
Associate Director of Behavior Analysis Education, Director of Community Engagement, TRIAD - the Autism Institute at Vanderbilt Kennedy Center (VKC)
Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Staff/Faculty - TRIAD Triad Staff - Community Engagement Program Triad Staff - School-Age Services
Overview of Interests
Lauren Weaver strives to create safe, accessible and inclusive opportunities for people with and without developmental disabilities and their communities. She is passionate about utilizing behavior analytic assessment and interventions that promote client agency, safety and dignity and take a skill-based approach when addressing challenging behavior. She has earned a M.S. degree in Applied Behavior Analysis in Developmental Disabilities from Auburn University and a B.S. degree in Elementary Education from the University of Alabama-Huntsville. She currently is a faculty member in the Department of Pediatrics at Vanderbilt University Medical Center where she serves as an Associate Director of Behavior Analysis in Education and the Director of Community Engagement within Vanderbilt Kennedy Center’s (VKC) Treatment and Research Institute for Autism Spectrum Disorders (TRIAD).