Dawn Richardson


Dawn Richardson, BCBA

Clinical Director · Lafayette

Dawn is a Board Certified Behavior Analyst and is licensed to practice in Louisiana and Texas. She graduated from McNeese State University with a Bachelor’s of Science in Psychology and a minor in Sociology. Dawn began working in the field of ABA as an intern at the McNeese Autism Program in 2014. During that time, she focused heavily on treatment fidelity, collecting and analyzing data. Dawn is originally from Lake Charles, La but Lafayette, La has been home for the last 13 years. While working in the home, community and clinical settings, providing 1:1 ABA therapy and treatment planning assistance, Dawn pursued and completed her Master’s of Science in Psychology with a specialization in Applied Behavior Analysis In 2018.

As a Licensed Behavior Analyst, Dawn has worked with several amazing clients and their families. Her commitment is to make a difference in the lives of many by teaching the science, spreading awareness and building a trusted team with families through encouragement and collaboration. She has supervised and trained multiple registered line technicians through hands on and educational training who have pursued and completed ABA programs and certifications to share their dedication and expertise within the field.



  • Board Certified Behavior Analyst
  • Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Clinical Psychologist
  • American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
  • Licensed Professional Counselor
  • Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist
  • AAMFT Approved Supervisor
  • Licensed Addictions Counselor
  • Licensed Clinical Social Worker
  • Licensed Speech Language Pathologist
  • Licensed Occupational Therapist
  • Licensed Physical Therapist
  • Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration


Counseling Center
1105 Hudson Lane,
Monroe, LA 71201


Lumen Counseling
100 CenturyLink Drive,
Monroe, LA 71203


Pediatric Therapy
1300 Hudson Lane, Ste. 7,
Monroe, LA 71201


Autism Center
1300 Hudson Lane, Ste. 9,
Monroe, LA 71201

  (318) 600-6640


Counseling Center
1401 N. 7th Street, Suite B
West Monroe, LA 71291


Autism Center
107 McMillan Road
West Monroe, LA 71291

  (318) 600-6640



Counseling Telehealth
  (318) 255-2922

Autism Center
9441 Stevens, Suite 150
Shreveport, LA 71106

  (318) 947-9000


Counseling Center
2102 Floyd Park Dr, Ste 2,
Ruston, LA 71270


Autism Center
206 E. Reynolds Dr, Ste C3,
Ruston, LA 71270

  (318) 600-6640

Pediatric Center
206 E. Reynolds Dr, Ste C3,
Ruston, LA 71270



Autism Center
4279 Front Street
Winnsboro, LA 71295




Autism Center
3036 Robert Street
Olla, LA 71465

  (318) 600-6640


Autism Center
201 Rue De Jean
Lafayette, LA 70508
  (337) 362-2500