Providing residential support in Santa Cruz and Santa Clara Counties.


Essential Behavioral Support, Inc

At EBSI, we offer multi-disciplinary supports of different types, which are bolstered by outside specialists ranging from behavior analysts to psychologists to psychiatrists to nutritionists and more. Our teams are led by an amazing Director of Operations, and each of our California-based Enhanced Behavioral Support (EBSH) homes is supported by a dedicated Program Administrator. Our programs are located in Santa Cruz, Santa Clara, and San Benito Counties.

Our Leadership

Dr. Heidi Morgan is a board certified behavior analyst (BCBA-D), school psychologist, and certified ARF Administrator. She has been working in CCL-licensed and Regional Center-vendorized homes since 1993.

Sunder Morgan is an ARF Administrator and Red Cross-certified First Aid/CPR instructor who has been supporting individuals with developmental disabilities since 2008.

Sunder and Heidi Morgan are also owners and managing members of other agencies, including Essential CEU Institute, which provides relevant, affordable and accessible continuing education (please visit us at

Dr. Heidi Morgan Ph.D., BCBA-D Executive Director Sunder Morgan ARF Administrator Vice President

Our Mission

To better the lives of those we serve so they can live productive, safe and balanced lives.

Our Culture

We devote our time to serve others. We are people caring for and about other people. We push beyond our limits to make a positive impact on those we serve and serve with. Our cause is difficult, but it is worth it. We are compassionate and caring. We are present and accountable. We are ESSENTIAL.

Our Values

  • Fun
  • Safety
  • Present
  • Respect
  • Mentoring
  • Accountability

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