MEET THE TEAM

MEET THE TEAM

Rachel Haman, M.S., CCC-SLP
Owner / Speech Language Pathologist

Rachel is originally from Harvey in rural North Dakota. Rachel has over 10 years of experience working in the school system, primarily in the Early Childhood Special Education setting working with children ages 3-5.  Rachel has her ASHA Certificate of Clinical Competence and is licensed to practice in North Dakota.  Rachel has received training in Visual Phonics and Picture Exchange Communication System.  Rachel and her husband Joe have three children. In her free time, she enjoys traveling, various sports, cheering on the Green Bay Packers and NDSU Bison, and watching her children in their own activities.

Areas of interest:

  • Verbal behavior
  • Applied behavior analysis teaching procedures
  • Augmentative and alternative communication devices
  • Picture Exchange Communication System (PECS)
  • Articulation
  • Phonology
  • Language delay and disorders

Education:

Minot State University

  • Master of Science: Communication Disorders

Minnesota State University Moorhead

  • Bachelor of Science: Speech-Language-Hearing Sciences
  • Minor: Coaching
Jaclyn Bachmeier, M.S., CCC-SLP
Owner / Speech-Language Pathologist

Jaclyn is originally from Harvey in rural North Dakota. She has experience working with the pediatric population in both the school and private practice settings. Jaclyn also has experience working in Early Intervention with children from birth to three years old. She holds the ASHA Certificate of Clinical Competence and is licensed to practice in North Dakota. Jaclyn highly values the relationships she builds with her clients and their families and enjoys supporting the generalization of skills into the natural environment. Outside of work, Jaclyn enjoys spending time with her friends and family, reading, and cheering on her favorite sports teams.

Areas of interest:

  • Picture Exchange Communication System
  • Social Language Supports
  • Autism Spectrum Disorder
  • Articulation
  • Phonology
  • Language Delay and Disorders

Education:

Minnesota State University Moorhead

  • Master of Science: Speech-Language Pathology
  • Graduate Certificate: Autism Spectrum Disorder
  • Bachelor of Science: Speech-Language-Hearing Sciences
  • Minor: Special Education
Britney Bachmeier, Psy.S., NCSP, BCBA, LABA
Owner / Behavior Analyst

Britney is originally from Harvey in rural North Dakota. She has several years of experience working in the public school system serving students ages 3-21 and supporting schools is still her passion! Britney is a Board Certified and North Dakota Licensed Behavior Analyst and Nationally Certified School Psychologist. She also works as an adjunct professor for the University of North Dakota teaching Applied Behavior Analysis coursework. Outside of work, Britney enjoys spending time with her family and friends (especially being an aunt), traveling, sports, reading, and will never turn down a good adventure!

Areas of interest:

  • Behavioral Multi-Tiered System of Support (MTSS-B)
  • Integrated Systems Framework
  • Systems Level Change
  • School-Based Functional Behavior Assessment and Positive Behavior Support Plans
  • Relational Frame Theory
  • Social/Emotional Skills Training
  • Staff and Parent Training
  • Restraint and Seclusion Prevention
  • Client, Student, and Family Advocacy

Education:

Florida Institute of Technology

  • Graduate Certificate: Applied Behavior Analysis

Minnesota State University Moorhead

  • Master of Science and Specialist: School Psychology
  • Graduate Certificate: Autism Spectrum Disorder

University of Jamestown

  • Bachelor of Arts: Psychology and Spanish
  • Minor: International Studies
Jessica Venaas, M.S., BCBA, LABA
ABA Clinical Supervisor

Jessica is originally from Fargo, North Dakota and has experience working in both the clinical and public-school setting. Jessica has completed her Masters level coursework in Special Education and graduate certificate in Applied Behavior Analysis and is a Board Certified and North Dakota Licensed Behavior Analyst. Jessica is married to her husband, Bryce and in her spare time, Jessica enjoys going to the lakes with her family, watching sports, traveling, and going to concerts.

Areas of interest:

  • Verbal Behavior
  • Early Intervention
  • Naturalistic Teaching
  • Toilet Training
  • Assistive Technology
  • School-Based Consultation
  • Relational Frame Theory and Stimulus Equivalence
  • Social Skills Training
  • Parent and Staff Training

Education:

University of Denver- Colorado

  • Graduate Certificate: Applied Behavior Analysis

University of North Dakota

  • Master of Science: Special Education with an Emphasis in Early Childhood Special Education and Emotional Disturbance
  • Graduate Certificate: Autism Spectrum Disorder

Minnesota State University Moorhead

  • Bachelor of Arts: Early Childhood Education
  • Minor: Special Education
Jeryca Martell, M.S., BCBA, LABA
Board Certified Behavior Analyst

Jeryca is originally from Bemidji, Minnesota and has experience working in both the clinical and public school setting. Jeryca has completed her masters level coursework in Psychology with an emphasis in Applied Behavior Analysis, and is a Board Certified and North Dakota Licensed Behavior Analyst. In her spare time Jeryca enjoys spending time with her family, going to the lake, live music, and horse racing.

Areas of interest:

  • Verbal Behavior
  • Early Intervention
  • Toilet Training
  • Functional Behavior Assessment and Intervention

Education:

Capella University

  • Master of Science: Psychology with an Emphasis in Applied Behavior Analysis

University of North Dakota

  • Bachelor of Arts: Psychology