Brandon Waylett, M.A.

Education Specialist

bwaylett@albany.edu
Phone: (518) 442-9076
Fax: (518) 442-4834
Campus office: 1535 Western Avenue
Areas of Expertise: autism spectrum disorders,developmental disabilities, applied behavior analysis, vocational rehabilitation, and staff development

Brandon earned his Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology and Music from The State University of New York College at Fredonia.  After moving to Providence, RI, Brandon worked as an early intervention service coordinator while he studied behavior analysis through Fitchburg State College and the May Institute in Massachusetts.  Becoming a Board Certified Assistant Behavior Analyst presented an opportunity to work as a clinical supervisor for home-based treatment services in Rhode Island.  In this position, Brandon provided support to children and youth with a variety of behavioral, neurological, and emotional issues and their families.  He also facilitated social groups for children.

Brandon completed his Master of Arts degree in vocational rehabilitation counseling at Salve Regina University in Newport, RI.  He is a Certified Rehabilitation Counselor with experience in group facilitation, state vocational rehabilitation, worker's compensation, and case management.  Brandon served as a trainer for behavioral safety and crisis interventions for home-based and residential staff.  Professional interests include behavioral assessment and intervention, family dynamics, and transition from school to work.