Jenna Scharf, RBT
Lead Behaviour Therapist
Jenna Scharf is a Lead Behaviour Therapist at Progressive Steps Training and Consultation Inc. Jenna works with clients with ASD ranging from preschool age to high school age. She provides ABA therapy to strengthen clients life skills, independence and communication skills. Jenna also supports training staff and supporting parents.
Jenna has been practicing ABA for 2+ years and discovered her passion on her first day of work. She has been working in the classroom since she was in grade 10. Jenna always strives to create fun, exciting and meaningful sessions with all clients. She loves to laugh and making others laugh.
When Jenna is not working, you can see her camping, at the gym, trying new foods or hanging out with her cat, Storm! Jenna is originally from Ottawa and loves to explore the GTA, finding new restaurants and new adventures to go on with her partner.
Experience teaching social, academic, and daily living skills to clients aged 2-18
Experience working with children and youth 1 on 1, in group settings and through online learning
Experience working with mild - severe challenging behaviours, including physically aggressive behaviours
Education & Training
Advanced Diploma in Child and Youth Care from Algonquin College
Registered Behaviour Technician (RBT) Course