NEW STATE OF THE ART LOCATION NOW OPEN!
Inside the Treatment Center
This Treatment Center Features:
- Spacious therapy rooms
- Circle Time group space
- Gross Motor Sensory room
- Kitchen and client dinning area
- Client lockers
- Parent observation room
Treatment Center Staff
Leisha Padilla, RBT
Clinical Operations Manager
Leisha Padilla joined Behavioral Innovations in January of 2010. She is a native of Bayamon, Puerto Rico, but lived most of her life in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania before moving to San Antonino. She attended college in Northampton to pursue nursing. During her educational journey, she was introduced to the special needs community through her younger sister who was born with physical and developmental disabilities. Leisha’s passion for children and adults in the special needs community developed into an 8 year career in the field as a therapist, life skill coach, and supervisor. She pursued a carrier in Applied Behavior Analysis as a Registered Behavior Technician when she moved to Texas in September of 2008.
Leisha loves coffee, road trips with her family, weekend outings with her kids, and collecting coffee mugs.
Vanessa Salas Chilton
Vanessa joined Behavioral Innovations in August 2017. She is originally from Del Rio, TX but has resided in San Antonio since 2004. Vanessa has been working with children since 2009 and has always had a passion for the autism community. She has a young nephew on the autism spectrum and believes that working for the autism community has also helped her understand her nephew much more!
Vanessa's enjoys spending time with her children, volunteering, being a makeup artist on the weekends and being apart of her church community. She is delighted to have joined Behavioral Innovations and hopes to put a smile on everyone who walks in the door!