Mississippi Autism Board
Mississippi Licensing Board for the Practice of Applied Behavior Analysis
 
 
 
BOARD MEMBERS
 
 
James Moore
Currently Dr. Jim Moore is the Program Coordinator for the Master’s Training Program in Applied Behavior Analysis at the University of Southern Mississippi. Dr. Moore holds a Ph.D. in School Psychology from the University of Southern Mississippi. He completed a pre-doctoral internship in Pediatric Psychology from the Kennedy Krieger Institute at Johns Hopkins University Medical Center and the Marcus Behavior Center through Emory University. He was the director of School Consultation and Applied Research at the May Institute in Atlanta, GA before returning home to work as both an academic counselor and Assistant Dean of Students at Pearl River Community College. He has taught Psychology at USM since 2010. He has been a Board Certified Behavior Analyst since 2002. His research has been published in such journals as the Journal of Applied Behavior Analysis, Behavior Modification, Child and Family Behavior Therapy, Organizational Behavior Management, Proven Practice, School Psychology Review, and School Psychology Quarterly. His research interests include teaching matching and discrimination skills to children with Autism, Early Intensive Behavioral Intervention, Functional Analysis Methodology, Behaviors Maintained by Negative Reinforcement, Teacher/Staff, integration of service delivery across home and school settings, and Parent Training in Behavior Analysis
Term expires:
June 2017
 
 
 
 
 
 
Kasee Stratton
Dr. Kasee Stratton is a licensed psychologist and Assistant Professor in School Psychology at Mississippi State University. Dr. Stratton holds a doctorate in School Psychology from Central Michigan University. She completed a pre-doctoral and post-doctoral fellowship at Johns Hopkins School of Medicine and the Kennedy Krieger Institute in Baltimore, Maryland. Dr. Stratton is the Co-Director of the Mississippi State University Autism and Developmental Disabilities Clinic, and primarily sees clients with developmental delays, Autism, and rare genetic conditions. Dr. Stratton also directs the Bulldog CHARGE Syndrome Research Lab, a rare syndrome resulting in the leading cause of deaf-blindness and multiple anomalies.
Term expires:
June 2020
 
 
 
 
 
 
Nicole Boyd
Term expires:
June 2018
 
 
 
 
 
 
Emily Johnson
Dr. Emily Thomas Johnson is a clinical psychologist and certified behavior analyst in northwest Mississippi. She is co-owner of Behavior, Attention, and Developmental Disabilities Consultants, LLC and Integrated Health. She received a B.S. from the University of Memphis and M.A. and Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology from the University of Mississippi. She currently spends most of her time working with children with autism spectrum disorders and emotional/behavioral disorders in multiple school districts in the area.
Term expires:
June 2019
 
 
 
 
 
 
Sheila Willamson
Sheila Williamson, Ph.D., is a Clinical Psychologist and a Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA-D). For over 25 years, she has worked with children with Autism Spectrum Disorders, emotional concerns, attention issues and developmental disabilities. She has been blessed to provide services in the clinic, home, hospital and school settings. In addition, she has worked in exceptional programs like Rutgers Autism Program and the Kennedy Krieger Institute at Johns Hopkins Hospital. She currently works in a clinic-based setting. Dr. Williamson is committed to providing comprehensive assessments to guide treatment, as well as clinical treatment services of behavioral-oriented therapy, social skills therapy, Applied Behavior Analysis, and parent training. She lives in Nesbit, Mississippi with her husband Michael and two children.
Term expires:
June 2019