Madeline Barger, MS, LMFT

  • Behavioral Treatment


Madeline Barger, MS, LMFT, BCBA, CST is a licensed behavior analyst and licensed marriage and family therapist, and certified sex therapist. She is the clinic coordinator in the Autism Treatment Programs at the Waisman Center and the lead clinician for teens and young adults in the program. She helps create and implement clinical structure, facilitate and lead trainings, triage clients, and implement procedures for therapists and clients in the clinical setting. Madeline has extensive experience providing both autism and mental health treatment to individuals and families across the lifespan including: individual, couple, and family therapy, sex education and therapy, social skills groups, ABA intervention, and parent groups. She holds a certificate in internet psychology and specializes in working with teens and young adults with autism managing internet and sex-related behaviors and other behavioral challenges. Madeline completed an approved sequence of courses through the Behavior Analysis Certification Board at Ball State University, the Sexual Health Certificate Program, sex therapy track, at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, and is a certified sex therapist with the American Association for Sex Educators, Counselors and Therapists.

Languages spoken
  • English
University affiliation

Education & credentials

  • Edgewood College, Madison, WI