Clinical Director

Stephanie Pena


Stephanie Pena currently holds the position of Clinical Director at Florida Autism Center located in Lakewood Ranch, FL. She boasts an impressive background in the field of Applied Behavior Analysis, having dedicated her skills and expertise to serving families in various locations including Miami, Australia, Boston, and Sarasota since 2012. Stephanie’s wide range of expertise encompasses working with individuals aged 2 to 21 who have exceptionalities. She is particularly skilled in addressing selective eating, toilet training, functional communication, vocation training, and the treatment of severe interfering behaviors. Outside of her professional commitments, Stephanie enjoys a variety of personal interests. She is the proud owner of a Shitzu named Jade and in her leisure time, she can often be found listening to music, delving into graphic novels, or riding her bike. Stephanie finds great pride in her work, especially appreciative of the children and families who have significantly influenced and shaped her into the person she is today.