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Research Assistant


Beverley Jones
Beverley graduated with an MSc in Applied Behavioural Analysis in 2009 at Bangor University and is an ABA supervisor and consultant with over 17 years’ experience supporting children and young people with developmental disability and autism. She has conducted staff training events in North Wales schools teaching comprehensive ABA based methods to help improve numeracy, literacy and behaviour change. Beverley has also presented her research in international and UK conferences. Beverley will be based at Bangor University.
Foteini Lykomitrou

Foteini Lykomitrou is a Research Assistant based at the Centre for Educational Development Appraisal and Research, University of Warwick. She has been working for over four years as a Lead Applied Behavioural Analysis tutor supporting students both in school and home settings as well as having experience working with adults in a supporting living environment. She has a BSc in Psychology and a MSc in Developmental Psychology. Her interests lie in autism and learning difficulties in children and adults.


Sean O'Neill
Sean is the research assistant located at Ulster University, working as part of the Sharland Foundation’s Research and Impact Network. Having completed a doctoral degree in behaviour analysis in 2015, he has worked as a behavioural researcher at the Wales Centre for Behaviour Change and been an Assistive Technology in Intellectual Disabilities (ASSISTID) Marie Curie Fellow at Dublin City University. His research interests include the promotion of evidence-based practices for use with individuals with Autism and developmental disability and understanding how technology may be leveraged to bring about meaningful behaviour change for this group.

Viki Stafford

Viki Stafford is a Research Assistant based at the Tizard Centre, University of Kent. She has a BSc in applied Social Psychology with Clinical Psychology, which is where she first worked with the PBS team. Since then, she has worked for 10 years supporting adults with learning disabilities in a supported living environment. Her interests lie in the fields of Positive Behaviour Support and challenging behaviour.