Melissa Switzer, PhD, BCBA-D
Pepperdine Graduate School of Education and Psychology
Dr. Melissa Switzer is a board certified behavior analyst–doctoral. She received her bachelor’s through doctoral degrees from the University of Texas at Arlington in psychology, with an emphasis in the experimental analysis of behavior. She has spent the last 18 years utilizing applied behavior analysis in her work with individuals with autism and behavioral challenges. Dr. Switzer served as a member of the Behavior Analyst Licensure Committee in Tennessee in 2013, where she aided in developing the rules and regulations of applied behavior analysis services for practitioners in the state.