Amy Jo Schamens, Director of Children's Services

Email: [email protected]

Phone: (423) 493-2938

Amy Jo Schamens joined the Orange Grove Center staff on September 12, 2011. As the Director of Children's Services, Schamens is responsible for managing the school program, supervising the nutrition department, overseeing the behavior services department, and providing behavior training for dementia symptoms.

Prior to working at Orange Grove, Schamens worked as a behavior analyst at Alabama State for 4 years and Arc of Jefferson County for 10 years. Schamens has a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology, Master’s Degree in Education, and a Master's Degree in Human Services. She is also a Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA) and a Licensed Behavior Analyst.

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