Sharon A. Reeve, Ph.D., BCBA-D


Dr. Sharon Reeve received her Ph.D. in behavior analysis from the City University of New York and has been active in the field of applied behavior analysis and autism treatment for over 20 years. She is a Board Certified Behavior Analyst on the doctoral level, the Executive Director for the Center for Autism and Applied Behavior Analysis at Caldwell College, Professor of Applied Behavior Analysis and the Chairperson of the Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) department at Caldwell College in Caldwell, New Jersey.

Dr. Reeve is a consultant for DEVELOPMENTAL BEHAVIORAL PEDIATRICS, LLC providing diagnostic behavioral assessments and implementing school and home-based ABA intervention programs. She serves on various advisory boards for agencies and schools involved with autism intervention. Areas of research involve the generalization of language, social, and leisure skills for individuals with autism and other developmental disabilities.


Tyrone Bentley, M.D.


Dr. Bentley earned his medical degree from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey – New Jersey Medical School and completed his pediatric residency at Long-Island College Hospital and Beth Israel Medical Center in New York City.  He was then selected to complete pediatric fellowship training in Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics at the nationally renowned The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia and The Children's Seashore House.


Dr. Bentley has held a faculty appointment at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey – New Jersey Medical School as Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Director of the Division of Developmental Behavioral Pediatrics and Medical Director of the Autism Center at New Jersey Medical School. 

In May 2011 Dr. Bentley was awarded an Honorary Doctoral Degree from Caldwell College for his clinical and research expertise in the field of Autism Spectrum Disorders.


He currently serves as a Developmental Behavioral Pediatrician and Medical Director for Developmental Behavioral Pediatrics LLC, Clinical Assistant Professor in the Department of Pediatrics at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School and as the medical consultant for the Caldwell College Center for Autism and Applied Behavior Analysis. He specializes in the diagnosis and management of : Autism Spectrum Disorders, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, Developmental Delays, Developmental Surveillance and Prematurity, Intellectual Disability, common pediatric behavioral problems, nutritional challenges and dietary interventions.

Dr. Bentley resides in New Jersey and is an avid practitioner of the martial art Kendo. 

A developmental-behavioral pediatrician is a pediatrician with the additional training and experience to consider medical, emotional and behavioral issues as part of the evaluation process to address your concerns regarding your child. We can perform medical and developmental evaluations, perform neurological examinations, interpret the results of psychological testing, prescribe medication, work with your primary care provider to coordinate patient care and serve as long-term members of your child’s multidisciplinary healthcare team.


What is a developmental behavioral pediatrician?