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About BTEC Behavioral Therapy, Inc.

Why choose BTEC?

At BTEC, our mission is to provide superior therapy and training, always keeping in mind the goal of enabling each child to reach his or her maximum potential. We work closely with families in order to empower parents to become active participants in their child’s development and facilitate a healthy and fulfilling quality of life. We recognize and embrace each child’s individual differences, and develop each program based upon their skills, needs, interests, preferences and family situations. At BTEC, we recognize that it is essential that each child’s program be uniquely designed to fit their needs.

Our team takes an innovative, progressive approach rarely found anywhere in the field of behavioral health. Our practitioners work as a team, benefiting our clients with their combined knowledge, expertise, and commitment to the families we serve. We’ve created and fostered a nurturing, therapeutic environment that allows our BCBAs to focus on developing socially significant skills and improving the quality of life for our clients and their families.


“BTEC provides services that are only delivered by the most qualified, experienced professionals in the field. We believe our families deserve nothing less.”

— Lauri Turner, MA, BCBA, Co-founder and Clinical Director

Our clients’ programs focus on:

  • Reduction of problem behaviors
  • Verbal behavior and language development​
  • Acquisition of appropriate social skills
  • Independent living and safety skills
  • Training and empowering parents to become active participants in their child’s development

BTEC Office Locations


Perdido Key ~ NAS at 12385 Sorrento Rd., Suite C-3

Plantation ~ North Pensacola at 7100 Plantation Rd., Suite 9


Hurlburt ~ Navarre at 151 Mary Esther Blvd. Suite 311

Eglin ~ Shalimar at 1186 Elgin Pkwy.

Our team of committed BCBAs

Lauri Turner, MA, BCBA

Behavior Analyst, Clinical Director

Emily Bare, MA, BCBA

Behavior Analyst

Evan Vienneau, MA, BCBA

Behavior Analyst

Michelle Calderon, MS, BCBA

Behavior Analyst

Brandon Orso, MS, BCBA

Behavior Analyst

Dena Casey, MS, BCBA

Behavior Analyst

Roseann Singh, MS, BCBA

Behavior Analyst

Rebecca Groff, MA, BCBA

Behavior Analyst

Heather Williams, M.Ed., BCBA

Behavior Analyst

Emily Boatner, M.Ed., BCBA

Behavior Analyst

Jessica Donvito, M.Ed., BCBA

Behavior Analyst

Katelyn Datsko, M.Ed., BCBA

Behavior Analyst


Contact BTEC

Phone: (850) 483-1508

FAX: (850) 435-7704

Office hours are 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM from Monday to Friday.

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