Faculty

  • Richard StockRICHARD STOCK - BCBA-D
    Instructor         
    Office: FR 439
    Local: 2525
    E-mail: rstock@capilanou.ca

    Ph.D. (University of British Columbia); Major: Special Education - Autism
    M.S. (St. Cloud State University); Major: Applied Psychology - Applied Behavior Analysis
    B.A. (Hons) (University of Manitoba); Major: Psychology

    Dr. Stock is a faculty member in the Applied Behaviour Analysis - Autism Department at Capilano University, where he has been since 2009. He has also held appointment as an Adjunct Professor in the Department of Educational and Counselling Psychology at the University of British Columbia.

    Dr. Stock has extensive clinical experience providing behavioural/ educational consultative services to children and youth with ASD and other developmental disabilities in home, school and community settings. His scholarly and clinical interests include: applied behaviour analysis, behavioural intervention, dissemination and inter-disciplinary collaboration, and the application of ABA to education and environmental sustainability.


    BRENDA FOSSETT - BCBA-D

    Instructor
    Board Certified Behaviour Analyst - Doctoral
    Office: FR 451
    Local: 7460
    E-mail: brendafossett@capilanou.ca

    Ph.D. (University of British Columbia); Major: Special Education - Autism
    M.A. (University of British Columbia); Major: Special Education - Autism
    Diploma in Education (University of British Columbia); Major: Deaf Education
    B.Ed. (University of British Columbia); Major: Elementary Education, Special Education

    Dr. Fossett is a faculty member in the Applied Behavior Analysis - Autism Department at Capilano University, where she has been since 2013. Prior to that she was Assistant Professor (Special Education) in the Department of Educational Psychology in the Faculty of Education at the University of Alberta and an Instructor in the Department of Educational and Counselling Psychology at the University of British Columbia. She is also a certified teacher of the deaf.

    Dr. Fossett has extensive clinical experience providing behavioral/educational consultative services to children with ASD, deafness, and other developmental disabilities in home, school, and community settings. Her scholarly and clinical interests include: applied behavior analysis, the implementation of positive behavior support in home and school settings, and educational interventions for deaf children with developmental disabilities.


    MIRIAM ELFERT – BCBA

    Program Coordinator / Instructor          
    Office: FR 403
    Local: 3479
    E-mail: miriamelfert@capilanou.ca

    Ph.D. (University of British Columbia); Major: Special Education - Autism
    M.A. (University of British Columbia); Major: Special Education – Autism
    M.Ed. (University of British Columbia); Major: Counselling Psychology
    B.A. (Hons) (Simon Fraser University); Major: Psychology

    Dr. Elfert is the Program Coordinator and a faculty member in the Applied Behaviour Analysis – Autism Department at Capilano University. She has also been a faculty member at Douglas College and an adjunct professor in the department of Educational and Counselling Psychology at the University of British Columbia.

    Dr. Elfert has worked in the field of special education for 20 years in a variety of roles, and has extensive clinical experience providing behavioural/educational consultative services to children with ASD and other developmental disabilities in home, school, and community settings. She has also consulted to the Ministry of Children and Family Development regarding autism policies and procedures. Her scholarly and clinical interests include applied behaviour analysis, behavioural intervention, regulation of behaviour analysis practitioners, and the psychological experiences of parents, particularly fathers, of children with special needs.