Brett E. Gilleo, LCPC, LMFT, BCBA
LCPC: Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor
LMFT: Licensed Marriage and Family Counselor
BCBA: Board Certified Behavior Analyst
Brett Gilleo has been working in the mental health field for over 15 years. He graduated from the University of Great Falls in 1997 receiving a Bachelor degree and then in 2000 he received a Master of Science in Counseling becoming a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor (LCPC) in Montana in 2001. In addition, he obtained a Master’s in Special Education in Advanced Studies in Applied Behavioral Analysis (ABA) from Montana State University, Billings in 2012. In 2014, he became a Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA) to enhance the services he provides to the families he serves.
From 2000-2009 be lived in Missoula, MT, eventually moving back to his home town of Great Falls, Montana.
His work history includes working for Full Circle Counseling Solutions (FCCS), A.W.A.R.E., Inc, operating a successful private practice in Missoula/Great Falls and teaching parent education classes in and around the Missoula and Great Falls area. Brett consulates with various agencies across Montana in the areas of difficult to serve youth and adults, individuals with developmental disabilities, autism spectrum disorders and mental health challenges. Consultation includes working with school districts, Disability Rights of Montana, local agencies and early childhood programs.
In the fall of 2007, Brett was asked to serve on the Board of Directors for the Very Special Arts of Montana (VSA, www.vsamontana.org) program in Missoula, MT. VSA is an all-inclusive program that helps support access for individuals with disabilities to various arts across Montana. Furthermore, he is a Board Member for the Great Falls Early Childhood Coalition (GFECC, www.gfecc.org) and in 2014 became Chairman of the Board. He is active in working with the Friends of Autism Great Falls group and other local agencies that support families and children.
Lastly, Brett spends much of his time specializing in the area of Autism Spectrum Disorders and behavioral disorders providing training, support and mental health counseling for this special population.