Dr. Amanda Boutot is a doctoral level Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA-D) with over 20 years of experience working with children and youth with autism and their families. She began her career as a public school special education teacher, working with children with special educational needs from early years through high school. Dr. Boutot earned her Ph.D. in special education from the University of Texas at Austin.
She is a researcher and professor of special education. Dr. Boutot is an author and co-author of books for autism, working with families and teaching students with autism spectrum disorders. Dr. Boutot has presented nationally and internationally on autism and ABA.