Joanna Lomas Mevers, Ph.D., BCBA-D
Joanna Lomas Mevers received her doctorate in school psychology from Louisiana State University, under the mentorship of Jeffery Tiger, PhD and George Noell, PhD. She completed her pre-doctoral internship and postdoctoral fellowship at the Marcus Autism Center and Emory University under the supervision of Nathan Call, PhD. Joanna Lomas Mevers is an Assistant Professor at Emory School of Medicine and also the Interim Director for the Severe Behavior Programs at the Marcus Autism Center. She specializes in the assessment and treatment of severe behavior disorders and toileting training for children diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder or related disabilities. She is responsible for working with families and clinicians to develop effective behavioral interventions that decrease challenging behaviors and replace them with appropriate behaviors. In addition, to her clinical duties she also provides training for pre-doctoral and post-doctoral trainees.