Tim Feeney is the Executive Director of Transitional Services for Youth and Families in Burlington, VT and the Director of OB2L in Albany, NY. In these roles Tim has assisted numerous agencies in the development of system-wide changes in order to provide sustainable, high quality, and cost-effective education and rehabilitation services. For 20 years he was the Project Director of the New York Neurobehavioral Resource Project, a CMS identified best practice model program developed to support individuals with brain injury and significant behavioral challenges to live successfully in their home communities.
Over the course of the past 25+ years, Tim has worked in a variety of capacities in human services including: special education teacher, program director of a state program for individuals with autism, coordinator of educational services, coordinator of behavioral services, staff psychologist, consulting behavior specialist, and an Assistant Professor of Special Education. He has been responsible for the procurement and coordination of over $10,000,000 in grant-funded programs serving individuals with challenging behaviors, autism, and persons with brain injury and challenging behaviors.
Tim has authored over 50 scholarly journal articles and book chapters, is co-author of the book Collaborative Brain Injury Intervention: Positive Everyday Routines, and travels the world over speaking to audiences about collaborative supports for individuals with brain injury and challenging behaviors.
Tim will be a presenter at the National Acquired Brain Injury Conference, to be held on the 26th and 27th September in Melbourne. His talk will cover structured flexibility: positive supports to support individuals with brain injury to develop Self-Regulation.