Ms. Matsumoto has been working with children with special needs and specializing in children diagnosed with Autism since 2003. She obtained her Bachelors of Arts from the University of California, Los Angeles. She is currently enrolled in the Early Childhood Special Education credential program and Special Education Masters degree program, to be completed by Spring 2010, at California State University, Sacramento. Ms. Matsumoto has worked at ABC Inc. for over three years, one year providing in-home consultation and two years as Teacher in the Infant/ Toddler Development Program. She is currently the Site Administrator (supervisor) for the Infant/ Toddler Development Program and Center-Based Early Intervention Behavioral Treatment Program. Ms. Matsumoto creates, implements, and troubleshoots lessons and behavior plans to meet each student’s individual needs. She trains parents on ABC’s Positive Programming for Parents (parent training), teaching Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) techniques to implement and generalize outside of their school program. Ms. Matsumoto is a member of California’s Association for Behavior Analysis and has presented on studies from the Infant/ Toddler program.