Who We Are

Let Us Tell You Our Story

Our focus is on the whole family and environment, committed to improving the quality of life for our clients and their support systems through clinical excellence, extraordinary service and compassionate care.

We always take a personal approach to ensure our services fit your individual needs and your family’s unique situation.


Meet Our Team

Nida Chouhan, MS, BCBA # 1-15-26515, Clinical Manager

As the Clinical Manager of People’s Care Behavior Health, Nida oversees a passionate team of clinicians and therapists in San Diego County and Temecula regions whose number one priority is providing the highest quality of client-centered care for the clients and families they serve. Nida has over 12 years of experience working with adults and children with developmental disabilities including autism. She has been with People’s Care for 6 years. She is especially passionate about delivering value-based, culturally competent, and empathetic approach to treatment design and individualizing treatment programs for the unique needs and values of each of the families she and her team serves in order to help them to become as independent as possible...

Nida’s hobbies and interests include hiking, biking, drawing, painting, and baking/cooking.

Makoto Shibutani, M.A., BCBA #1-14-15628, Clinical Development & Services Director

As a Clinical Manager of People’s Care Behavioral Health, Makoto oversees the Riverside/San Bernardino team with professional and trusted relationships. Makoto has a total of 16 years of working with adults and children with developmental disabilities including autism. He has been with People’s Care for 10 years. Makoto believes that even small interaction with a child can impact their lives and his goal is to provide each child continuous positive interaction through the ABA services. Makoto has published several books on the topic of ABA, including The ABA Visual Language found on Amazon

Makoto enjoys hiking, fishing and riding a bicycle with his family.