BEHAVIORAL CONSULTING SERVICES
Applied Behavioral Analysis Services
Kuhn Behavioral Consulting Services has a mission to provide high quality, comprehensive, empirically validated and effective Applied Behavioral Analysis Services to all clients in a manner which is child centered, family focused, and integrated into all aspects of the family’s daily life. Our goal is that clients and their families benefit from our services so that they will be prepared to meet the challenges of everyday living.
Kuhn Behavioral Consulting Services provides home and community based support for children with Autism Spectrum Disorders. Our staff includes BCBA-D, BCBA and RBT personnel. All of our staff are trained in the most up-to-date clinical interventions available.
We strive to provide services based upon our core principles of Knowledge, Prudence, Discretion, Discernment and Excellence.
Get in touch today and discover our warm and caring staff. Schedule an initial consultation and let us know how we can help.
Get to Know Us a Bit Better
At Kuhn Behavioral Consulting Services, we provide our clients with access to state-of-the-art services along with experienced and dedicated professionals. In 1994, our director, Stacey Kuhn, began providing services to children with Autism Spectrum Disorder, and providing support to their families and caregivers. Since then, our mission has been to provide quality care in a safe, supportive environment. Our personalized services allow us to manage a multitude of behavioral concerns that our clients might have. Book an appointment for an initial consultation today and see what we can do for you or your loved ones.
Our Job Is To Equip and Empower You
WHAT WE OFFER
FUNCTIONAL BEHAVIORAL ANALYSIS
HOME AND COMMUNITY ABA
ACCEPTED INSURANCE PLANS
Coverage You Can Count On
Providing services to our military families, through the CACD and ECHO program
At Kuhn Behavioral Consulting Services, we want every family to have options for high quality, affordable ABA services. Call us and see what your options are today.
Providing services to families with HMAA (administered by HWMG) in the state of Hawaii
Ohana Health Plan
Providing services to families with Kaiser Permanente in the state of Hawaii
Providing services to families with HMSA in the state of Hawaii.
Providing services to families with Ohana Health Plan in the state of Hawaii.
Providing services to families with UnitedHealthcare in the state of Hawaii.
Dealing with behavioral health issues can be a difficult situation. You shouldn’t have to go it alone. The Kuhn Behavioral Consulting Services team of certified, highly skilled, and experienced care providers always has our clients’ best interests and well-being at heart. Meet the faces that are running our awesome Behavior Health Center of Excellence, and schedule an appointment today.
Owner, BCBA, Licensed Behavioral Analyst
With over 24 years of experience in working with children and families impacted by Autism, Stacey has the practical experience to guide your team. Stacey is a Board Certified Behavioral Analyst (1-06-3170), Licensed Behavioral Analyst in Hawaii (LBA 16), Licensed Behavioral Specialist in PA (BA 00020), and Certified School Psychologist. Prior to moving to O'ahu in 2013, she was the Director of a large BHRS agency in PA. In addition, she has utilized her skills as a BCBA and School Psychologist, to help families and school districts with Independent Educational Evaluations. She also was an adjunct faculty member at California University of PA, where she taught graduate level courses in Applied Behavioral Analysis, Research Design and Evaluation. Stacey's focus is equipping and empowering families and therapists to help children with ASD reach their highest potential.
BCBA, Licensed Behavior Analyst
Shea Yonamine, BCBA, LBA, currently holds a Master’s Degree in Applied Behavior Analysis. He is a licensed behavior analyst in the state of Hawaii. Shea has been helping others on the island of Oahu for over 15 years. He started his career as a certified occupational therapy assistant working with geriatric population, and then transitioned to working with adults with mental illness as a social worker and Employment Specialist. Following this, Shea was introduced to Applied Behavioral Analysis and worked as a Behavior Technician from 2013-2018, while attending school to obtain his Master’s degree and BCBA credential. He has experience working one-to-one with kids and families within home, community, and school settings. He also enjoys supporting those who wish to work towards their BCBA credentialing. Shea plans to provide quality Applied Behavioral Analysis services to the children and young adults diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder on O’ahu and throughout Hawaii.
BCBA, Licensed Behavior Analyst
Kristina Hartsell, BCBA, LBA, currently holds a Master’s Degree from Ball State University in Applied Behavior Analysis. She is licensed in behavior analyst in the state of Hawaii. Kristina has been helping individuals with disabilities for over 10 years. Kristina started her journey with her own son being diagnosed with Autism in 2010. She later went on to work for a non-profit organization providing workshops to military parents about the federal law surrounding individuals with disabilities. Kristina has experience working one-to-one with kids and leading social skills groups in the community, home and school setting. She enjoys advocating for special needs rights and educating adults. Kristina plans to provide quality Applied Behavior Analysis to child and young adults diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder through our Remote Supervision Program.
BCBA, Licensed Behavior Analyst
James Heberling, BCBA, LBA, received his Master’s degree in Applied Behavior Analysis with an emphasis in Autism from Ball State University. James is a Licensed Behavior Analyst in the state of Hawaii. James worked with the Autism population prior to his graduation from Allegheny College in 2013, providing support to children and families in the home and community setting. In 2016, he began working as an Educational Assistant for an Autism clinic in Pennsylvania, as well as working directly with children diagnosed with ASD in a fully self-contained autism classroom. He relocated to Hawaii in January 2018, and has been providing direct care to families as a Registered Behavior Technician since that time. As a BCBA, James plans to provide quality ABA services to children and young adults with Autism Spectrum Disorder using evidence-based practice.
Registered Behavior Technicians
If you're looking for the strength of our team, then look no further than our great group of RBT's! This team works diligently every day to help our island Keiki with Autism. KBCS is proud to have them on our side.
We believe in careful, good judgement. Prudence defines our ability to govern and discipline ourselves through the use of reason and good management.
We believe that facts, information, skills and data acquired through education and experience are a driving force of overall improvement.
We believe in the quality of behaving and speaking in such a way as to avoid causing offense or revealing private information.
We believe that this quality of being able to grasp and comprehend what is obscure, along with being able to judge well, is paramount to a successful ABA program.
KBCS strives for Excellence in all areas, including interactions with clients, families and staff members. We follow the Professional and Ethical Compliance Code for Behavior Analysts.
OUR CORE VALUES
You Ask — We Answer
WHERE DO YOU PROVIDE SERVICE?
We currently have RBT staff available throughout the state of Hawaii, including Oahu and Big Island. BCBA consultations are available throughout the United States.
WHAT IS YOUR NEW PATIENT PROCEDURE?
Once initial evaluation services are authorized, all families will have a comprehensive Functional Behavioral Analysis completed, and a course of treatment will be discussed. Authorization for BCBA and additional supports will be submitted to your insurance, and once approved, we can begin to provide treatment.
WHEN ARE SESSIONS AVAILABLE?
We work with our families and staff to develop a consistent schedule that is most effective in delivering quality services to the individual. Hours can range from morning to evening, with the possibility of weekend sessions as well, in some cases.
OFFICE CONTACT HOURS
Mon - Thur: 9am-5pm
Sat and Sun: Closed