Zachary joined the Typical Life team in April of 2017 as an Associate Behavior Analyst under the guidance of G. David Smith, Ph. D, BCBA-D and Angela Rhodes, MA, Associate Behavior Analyst Supervisor. Prior to TLC, Zach served as a Clinical Intake Therapist with a non-profit organization focused on the treatment of children and adolescents with mental health disorders and intellectual disabilities. He holds a Master of Science Degree in Health Psychology and a Bachelor of Science Degree in Psychology both awarded from the University of the Sciences in Philadelphia. Zach has a diverse set of interests spanning the fields of Applied Behavior Analysis, Neuroscience, Neuropharmacology, and Medicine and the interplay of these in effective clinical treatment. As of April, 2017, he is exploring his interest in Applied Behavior Analysis by attending a postgraduate certificate program with Saint Joseph’s University and utilizes his studies to benefit the individuals supported at TLC and the direct care staff who support them. Outside of TLC, Zach enjoys spending time with his girlfriend, friends, and family; playing chess; reading; hiking; skiing; and hunting for the best pulled pork sandwich (suggestions welcomed!).