Dr. Zipporah Levi-Shackleford, PBSF
Dr. Zipporah Levi-Shackleford is the Founder of and Behavior Life Coach for the Creative Approach Development Center (CADC). Dr. Levi-Shackleford has dedicated her life’s work to being an advocate and teacher for people with mental health impairments and disabilities. Starting CADC can be attributed to her personal experience as a sister to a younger brother and a mother to children with disabilities. Each day she is committed to being a valuable resource that will help to enrich the life of her children as well as those that seek her service through the CADC. Throughout her life, Dr. Levi-Shackleford has overcome numerous challenges and obstacles and uses her personal and professional experiences to not only spread the message that people deserve to live life based on their choices, but also helps those in underserved and underrepresented populations develop and reach goals that will allow them to do so.
Dr. Levi-Shackleford’s areas of expertise include:
Modifying & teaching new behaviors that improve the quality of life
Integrating Positive Behavior Supports (PBS) into daily routines
Using technology to bridge learning & skill gaps
Developing professional & leadership training
Building inclusive communities