GBL Staff

About The Owner

DyShea T. Upshaw-Johnson, MA, MS, BCBA

DyShea T. Upshaw-Johnson holds a Master’s Degree in Administration and a Master’s in Criminal Justice. In addition, she has four (4) master’s level certifications and is a Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA).

DyShea is a highly skilled professional with over 25 years of experience working with children, adolescents, and adults with autism, intellectual and developmental disabilities, severe behavioral problems, and dual diagnosed with mental illness, intellectual developmental disabilities, and developmental disabilities.

DyShea has a passion for providing a better quality of life for others through ABA. She truly believes people with disabilities should be given the tools to live a fulfilling life. They should be provided with the support needed to maximize their independence and help them facilitate relationships while enhancing their self-worth and self-determination. GBL will provide these tools to individuals to help them live an exceptional full life.


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