Angela Rodriguez, M.A. BCBA, is the Associate Executive Director of EPIC School in Paramus, New Jersey. The EPIC School relies on the science of Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) to provide autistic students and their families with the most effective educational intervention possible, and its teachers help students develop applied skills to better integrate into society as adults. The EPIC School is part of Proof Positive's Autism Wellbeing Alliance, a community dedicated to enhancing wellbeing outcomes for autistic people, providers, families, and caregivers.

Angela and a student

Spreading Positivity and Character Strengths in a School Community

Hello! I’m Angela Rodriguez, Clinical Coordinator at the EPIC School in Paramus, New Jersey. I wanted to tell you about a surefire way to boost morale and spread positivity amongst staff. We recently created a Shoutout Board using Proof Positive’s Character Strengths curriculum for staff (educators and health providers for students with autism) to celebrate,…