About Us

Meet our Recreation Therapist!

  • Danielle is a Certified Therapeutic Recreation Specialist (CTRS), 
  • She currently serves as a Recreation Therapist in Birmingham, MI. 
  • She provides group therapeutic recreation services for school-aged children
  • Danielle provides individual fitness, aquatics, and recreation therapy services for adults and children with a variety of disabilities. 
  • Danielle earned her Bachelor’s degree from Central Michigan University with a major in Recreation, Parks, and Leisure Services Administration with a concentration in Recreation therapy and a minor in Communication Disorders.
  • She is a member of Michigan Therapeutic Recreation Association (MTRA) and the Inclusive Fitness Coalition. 

Meet our Behavior Analyst!

  • James is a Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA) and State of Michigan Certified Teacher. 
  • He currently serves as a Teacher on Special Assignment primarily providing intensive behavioral consultation  
  • When James is not working with students throughout the school district, he also teaches an online course through Central Michigan University (CMU) called Applied Behavior Analysis for Teachers. 
  • James completed his undergraduate degree in Special Education and Elementary Education through CMU. He holds endorsements in Elementary Education, Reading, and Emotional Impairment (Special Education). 
  • He also holds a Master’s in Special Education with a concentration in Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) through Oakland University. 


 Currently, ABA and Play is only accepting private pay clients. Rates are negotiable based off income and need. We are actively seeking agreements with funding sources (e.g., Medicaid, Insurance) in order to service the widest amount of clientele. 

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