Clinical Team

Lisette Leyva M.A., BCBA | Los Angeles 


Efrain Bugarin MAT, BCBA | Orange County 


Kinsey Varner M.S., BCBA | Orange County 

Kinsey is a Clinical Supervisor and the Social Skills Group Leader at Creative Solutions for Hope. She has been with CSH since 2015 . She is responsible for providing oversight on cases and to therapists as well as designing and implementing interventions and programs. Kinsey is also the social skills leader and is responsible for creating and developing the curriculum for all of the Social Skills Groups as well as leading some of the SSG groups. She has experience with the use of speech generated devices, promoting social skills as well as training staff. 

Kinsey gradudated from National University with her Master’s in Applied Behavioral Analysis in May of 2018, and earned her BCBA credentialing in December 2018. During free time, she likes to do yoga and with her her friends and family. 




Kirstie Gillespie M.S., BCBA | Orange County 


Wajeeha Khan M.S., LMFT | Bay Area 

Wajeeha Khan is a Clinical Supervisor at Creative Solutions for Hope. Wajeeha is responsible for providing services for children and families diagnosed with Autism and other related disorders. She is responsible for overseeing and supporting case managers and behavior therapists in the SF region through evaluations and supervision. Wajeeha is a Licensed Marriage Family Therapist and has been in the field for over 20 years. She has worked with children and families using CBT an Family Systems therapy approaches.

Wajeeha graduated from California State University, East Bay and received her B.A. in Psychology, and her M.S. Community Counseling with a credential in Pupil Personnel Services. Wajeeha has management skills and has pursued her courses in PhD in Organizational Leadership ABD. She loves karaoke, comedy, cooking, and traveling!



Candice Orejel M.A., BCBA | Los Angeles


Stefanie Wimberly M.S., RBT | Inland Empire 


Sheila Mojtabai M.S., LMFT | Orange County 


Angie Truong M.A., BCBA | Los Angeles 


Whitney Penner M.A., BCBA | Orange County