Lisa Combs


Special Educational Consultant 

specializing in collaborative teaming for evidence based autism support, social emotional instruction, co-teaching and behavior support practices. 

Certified Autism Specialist

Lisa Combs, M.A. Special Education,CAS, is an author, consultant, presenter, adjunct faculty member at Wright State University, and certified autism specialist.  She is also the author of the "Best Friend Books" social-emotional children's books series.  She has her Bachelor of Science and Master of Arts degrees in Special Education and additional training in educational supervision and applied behavioral analysis. As a founding member of the Miami Valley Autism Coaching Team, she has trained and coached thousands of educators supporting students with autism and other complex disabilities.  She also has extensive experience coaching educational teams in positive behavioral supports, co-teaching, inclusive practices, and program development. She enjoys training special education paraprofessionals as well, with the sincere belief that they are critical members of the educational team. She is a passionate advocate of public education and she takes pride in developing trusting relationships with educators to help them identify their strengths and challenges, enhance their professional growth, and inspire them to achieve the best possible outcomes for themselves and their students!

Contact Us 


Contact Combs Educational Consulting, Ltd. to schedule a professional development workshop, classroom or family coaching, or student assembly!



  • Consulting and Coaching for Behavior Support, Co-Teaching, Autism Support and Social Emotional Learning

  • Motivational and Keynote Speaking

  • Professional Development



Learn more about books by Lisa Combs, published by AAPC Publishing and Best Friend Books.


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