News & Updates
Find A Specialist
Resource Finder at Kennedy Krieger Institute
A free resource that provides access to information and support for individuals and families living with developmental disabilities.
Carrie Borrero, Ph.D., BCBA
Kennedy Krieger Institute
707 N. Broadway
Baltimore, MD 21205
Carrie S. W. Borrero is a case manager in the pediatric feeding disorders program at the Kennedy Krieger Institute and is also an assistant professor of psychiatry and behavioral sciences at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.
Dr. Borrero graduated in 1995 from the University of Pittsburgh with a bachelor's of science in psychology. She continued her education at the University of Florida and earned her doctorate degree in 2006 under the supervision of Timothy R. Vollmer. She is a member of the Association for Behavior Analysis, the Maryland Association for Behavior Analysis and is a board-certified behavior analyst.
Dr. Borrero’s research and training have focused on the application of behavior analytic principles to the assessment and treatment of severe problem behavior exhibited by individuals with developmental disabilities. She has contributed to research in this area through publications related to functional analysis, treatment and the evaluation of caregiver-child interactions. Her current research interests include assessing parent-child interactions and various parameters of reinforcement in the assessment and treatment of pediatric feeding disorders. She serves on the editorial board for the Journal of Applied Behavior Analysis (JABA) and has served as a guest associate editor for JABA.