I think a hero is an ordinary individual who finds strength

to persevere and endure in spite of overwhelming obstacles.



Christopher Reeve



Jaclyn is the Founder and Director of Beyond the Spectrum. She began this project more than 15 years ago. Her passion and motivation to aid individuals with developmental delays exudes through her dedication to her clients and growth within each and everyone of them. Jaclyn posses a degree in Psychology and is working toward her Developmental Service Worker diploma and a Behavioural Science graduate certification. Jaclyn and staff  are trained in the theory of ABA and the application of IBI, DTT, PRT, NET, RDI,  Floor time therapy, and ESDM. Jaclyn is a member of the ABACUS list, Autism Ontario and ABA Therapy Ontario. Jaclyn and her team work amongst various dedicated professionals including Behaviour Analysts, Speech and Language Pathologists, Psychologists, Occupational Therapists, and Instructor Therapists. Beyond The Spectrum  aids children, teens, and adults ranging from 12 months of age to 30 plus. Beyond The Spectrum services clients around the Greater Toronto Area, Peel Region, Simcoe County, York Region and surrounding areas. We are dedicated to improving an individuals quality of life by creating programs to harmonize each individuals development in regards to but not limited to their communicative, social, cognitive, and emotional skill set by developing personalized programs for each of our clients. We advocate ongoing coaching of parents, teachers ,and caregiver staff of our clients to increase their independence across all environments including home , school, vocational and community settings.


Beyond the Spectrum continues to create opportunities for individuals and their families looking to better their quality of living. 

Director, Senior Behaviour Therapist & Parent Coach

Jaclyn Buccitti