Interdisciplinary Learning & Teaching
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Alonzo Alfredo Andrews is a Board Certified Behavior Analyst who is currently the UTSA’s TEAM Center Specialist. He previously served as the director of the Autism Treatment Center in San Antonio; during his 24-year tenure there he provided services and support to individuals with autism spectrum disorders to include the provision of residential programming for children and adults, on-site operation of a Texas Education Agency approved nonpublic school, vocational training, and out-patient rehabilitation therapies. Mr. Andrews has participated in research relevant to autism in the areas of biomedicine, communication, functional behavior analysis, and service delivery technologies which have lead to a dozen peer-reviewed publications. His clinical interests have engaged him in diverse projects such as involving telediagnostics, architectural design, and the development of a computer simulation training program for caregivers of children with autism Behavior Breakthroughs™ with Southwest Research Institute available as a 6-level game and two apps. He routinely presents on autism at state, national, and international conferences. Alonzo Andrews was presented the Dr. Billy F. Cowart Award for Teaching, Service, and Leadership in Autism, by the Texas A&M International University, College of Education in 2010.