Todd Harris, Ph.D.
Director, Autism Services
Todd Harris is the Director of Autism Services for Devereux Pennsylvania. Previously, he was the Director of Devereux’s
Center for Autism Research and Education Services (CARES), an approved private
school, consultation and training program and community-based adult program
located in Downingtown, Pennsylvania.
Todd received his doctorate at the University
of Massachusetts, Amherst where he focused upon the use of
applied behavior analysis techniques to instruct and support students
with autism and their families. Todd has taught Autism Specialization courses at the University of Delaware,
in addition to publishing and presenting research in the areas of teaching
functional communication skills and PECS,
staff and family support and training practices, community-based transition
programming, and methods to reduce unwanted behaviors through positive
He is an advisory board member for the Cambridge Center for Behavioral Studies as well as
a member of the peer review committee for the Delaware Autism Program.