ABA Therapist, Registered Behavior Technician
Raquel has been an ABA therapist with KGH since 2015. She graduated from University of Illinois at Chicago with a Bachelor's Degree in Psychology and a minor in Sociology. Prior to working at KGH, Raquel volunteered at a pediatric therapy clinic where she was first introduced to children with Autism Spectrum Disorder. She worked under the occupational therapists and assisted with the summer sports group. Raquel previously worked as an ABA therapist providing in-home services. She is a very compassionate person and enjoys working with kids. In Raquel's free time, she loves traveling and spending time with her friends and family. Her greatest life accomplishments are graduating from college and going on a public health brigade to Nicaragua. On this trip, Raquel and her schoolmates helped the local community by educating them about hygiene, building a sanitation facility and donating necessary supplies.