The Behavior Analyst Certification Board (BACB) has designated Lotus Behavioral Interventions as an Approved Continuing Education (ACE) provider that organizes seminars, workshops and webinars for fellow BCBAs and BCaBAs in the field. We also provide free CEUs opportunities to our team members. Some of the topics covered are listed below. Contact us today for more information!



BACB-Compliant Supervisor Training
Topography-Based vs. Selection-Based Methods of Communication
Treating Autism Worldwide: The Importance of Telehealth for ABA
Effective Parent Training for In-Home Success
Ethical Considerations for the Use of Technology in the Field of Applied Behavior Analysis
American Sign Language (ASL) Training for Professionals Who Work with AUsome Children
Using the iPad as an Augmentative / Alternative Communication (AAC) Device

Karelix Alicea


Founder / President of Lotus Behavioral Interventions

Miss Alicea received both her bachelor's and master's degrees in psychology with a specialization in behavior analysis under the direction of the esteemed Dr. Jacob L. Gewirtz at Florida International University (FIU), and is currently in the process of completing an Ed.D. in Organizational Leadership and Applied Behavior Analysis from Nova Southeastern University.

Following a period of almost 10 years of experience in the field, she founded Lotus Behavioral Interventions in 2009. Miss Alicea taught undergraduate-level behavior analysis coursework for several years at FIU and Carlos Albizu University, and is a graduate-level intensive practicum supervisor at Simmons College, Florida Institute of Technology (FIT) and University of South Florida (USF), all of which are Association for Behavior Analysis International (ABAI) accredited programs.

She has presented on the benefits of sign language and telehealth services for children with autism in addition to ethical service delivery, supervision and entrepreneurship at various professional conferences, including the Florida Association for Behavior Analysis (FABA) and ABAI.

Miss Alicea is an active member of the Association of Professional Behavior Analysts (APBA), and can render services in English, Spanish, American Sign Language (ASL) both face-to-face and via telehealth with the use of HIPAA-compliant technology.