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Sharon Qi, PhD, BCBA, APCC

Sharon Qi is a highly qualified professional with a diverse background and a broad range of
expertise in the field of education and counseling. Her academic achievements include a Ph.D. in Education from the University of Pittsburgh and a master's degree in Counseling Education from San Jose State University. Also, she holds a BCBA (Board Certified Behavior Analyst) license, specializing in treating individuals with autism spectrum disorders at various levels.


Her focus is on assisting adolescents, young adults, and their parents in navigating life
transitions, especially during the crucial stages of high school, college, and early career
development for individuals with high-functioning autism. Meanwhile, as an APCC (Associate
Professional Clinical Counselor), she has additional treatment options to address emotional
regulation challenges in social interactions among her autism clients.


Sharon's professional journey is marked by a diverse set of experiences, ranging from teaching
students of different age groups in school districts to conducting research at the prestigious
Stanford Research Institution (SRI). She has also served as a product/program manager at a high-technology company. Currently, she is part-time teaching and working at San Jose State
University. This varied background has equipped her with a deep understanding of individuals
from different walks of life, allowing her to approach her clients with empathy and apply
effective motivational strategies.


Her training encompasses various treatment approaches, supporting her commitment to tailoring solutions to individual needs. Sharon is particularly interested in Applied Behavior Analytics (ABA), Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), Cognitive Behavior Therapy (CBT), Motivational Interviewing (MI), Bibliotherapy, and Client-Centered Multicultural Therapy. Her therapeutic service involves identifying the primary sources of stress, understanding environmental factors contributing to stress, emotional disturbance, or depression, and customizing treatment solutions on a case-by-case basis.


Sharon's strong passion for helping clients is evident in her belief that every individual deserves a better quality of life. With her diverse skill set, rich life experiences, and commitment to personalized treatment, she strives to make a positive impact on the lives of those she serves.
Sharon Qi 是一位资深的自闭症行为及心理治疗专业人士。她在宾夕法尼亚州匹兹堡大学
。她拥有 BCBA(Board Certified Behavior Analyst)加州执照,擅长帮助高功能自闭症
APCC(Associate Professional Clinical Counselor)的训练和经验,她在治疗自闭症人





她接受过多种行为治疗方法和心理治疗方法的培训,她特别喜欢应用行为分析法(ABA),同时也辅助运用认知行为疗法(CBT)、接受与承诺治疗法(ACT)、阅读疗法(Bibliotherapy),以及以人为本的多元文化疗法(Client-centered Multi-cultural Therapy)。



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