Melissa Reiner, M.Ed
Consultant, author, speaker.
Melissa Reiner, M.Ed is an acclaimed Behavior and Autism Consultant and considered one of the top Autism and Behavioral Consultants by leading Pediatric Neurologists and Developmental Pediatricians in Los Angeles and Orange Counties.
Melissa works as the Autism Consultant on ABC’s show, The Good Doctor. She started off working in a classroom setting, over fifteen years ago, as a one-on-one
therapeutic companion. Later, she became certified in Relationship Development
Intervention (RDI), and has her Master's in Special Education. She founded
AskMelissaNow, working with families and individuals who have
behavioral challenges and/or who have a diagnosis of autism in order to cultivate
more successful and connected relationships. Melissa is the author of Amy
Amygdala, a beautifully illustrated children’s book that helps children find ways
to communicate more effectively instead of becoming explosive when we are
upset, afraid or hurt. Melissa speaks at events and schools all over the nation and
the world, in order to inspire, educate, empower, and equip families and
individuals with the tools and techniques they need to overcome social, emotional,
and behavioral challenges.
If you have any additional questions, or would like to schedule a free consultation, call Melissa at (949) 229-1288 or fill out the form here.