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Debora Thivierge

Founder and CEO
ELIJA (Empowering Long Island's Journey through Autism)

Debora received her BA in Sociology from Hofstra University and is a Board Certified Assistant Behavior Analyst. She is the Founder and CEO of The ELIJA Foundation, School, Farm, and Transition Program and Services (TPS). Debora has volunteered her time to numerous Autism groups such as Nassau County’s Department of Health Early Intervention Coordinating Council, New York State Association of Behavior Analysis, Nassau County Autism Coalition run by the County Executive and served as a board member of The Behavior Analyst Certification Board® (BACB®) for 5 years. She was appointed to the New York State Licensure Board for Applied Behavior Analysis in 2014 and served until 2018, when she stepped down to advocate for the advancement of the field in ABA. For the past 22 years, she has been providing advocacy to families and conducting training workshops to promote evidence based instruction for families and educators who have been touched by Autism. She has a 24 year old son with Autism.