We sat down with this month’s Gold Star winner Jayah Washington to discover what drives her as an ABA therapist, what she likes about working for Golden Care Therapy. and how she manages her work-life balance



Tell us a bit about your job as an ABA Therapist

I have bachelors in Speech Pathology & Audiology and love working with children.

How do you balance your career and family?

I always make time for my family rather it’s game night at the house or going to our favorite restaurants.

How has Golden Care helped you in your career development?

Golden Care has given me the opportunity to work with amazing clients and grow so much in the field of behavior therapy.

What advice do you have for prospective Golden Care candidates?

My advice to prospective Golden Care candidates is to always have lots of sensory toys and games on hand .

What’s the best advice you’ve ever been given?

The best advice I have been given is what it’s meant to be will be. I tell my younger self to worry and to not stress over the small stuff.

What is your proudest moment at Golden Care/ in your work as an ABA Therapist?

I love working for Golden Care as an aba therapist and my proudest moment is hearing my client talk for the first time. As a nonverbal client, this meant a lot to me. 

Estee Rothstein BCBA, Executive Director at Golden Care Therapy

Estee Rothstein BCBA, Executive Director at Golden Care Therapy

Estee Rothstein is the Executive Director of Golden Care Therapy. She is a Board-Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA) with a master’s degree in Education. A proud mom of six, Estee brings her unique parenting perspective to her long career working with children with autism that spans more than 20 years. Outside of running her business, Estee also provides advice and consultancy to other professionals working in the field, and is a frequent speaker and writer on a range of autism topics.