Bachelor of Arts, Major in Psychology (B.A.)- University of Guelph
College degree in Social Service Work (SSW)- George Brown College
Masters of Education in Developmental Psychology and Education (M.Ed.)- University of Toronto OISE
Partial coursework completion toward BCBA credentials- Florida Institute of Technology
Affiliations – (e.g. member of College of Social workers)
Other Pertinent training outside of your credential:
Worked at the Geneva Centre for Autism as a co-facilitator in the Adult Day Support Program
Began work at Under the Umbrella Tree Educational Services as an Instructor Therapist. Trained in Intensive Behaviour Intervention and Applied Behaviour Analysis. Promoted to Senior Therapist, supervised staff and implemented behaviour interventions and educational programming.
Hired at ISAND as a Behaviour Consultant.
Years of Experience (in general): 8 years
Length of Time with ISAND: 8 months
Position at ISAND: Behaviour Consultant
Any areas of Specialization:
Learner readiness skills for Education
Academic programming and intervention
Professional Accomplishments ( at least one):
Completing a Masters degree while continuing to work on a full-time basis.
What brought you to ISAND:
The opportunity to collaborate with a group of multi-disciplinary professionals with diverse specializations to support individuals and their families.
What do you really like about ISAND:
The passion that everyone on the team demonstrates to support our families. It is so evident how much each team member cares about their work and the people who walk through our doors.
A little bit about who you are outside of ISAND – hobbies and interests:
Yoga and movement practitioner most days
Long distance walking and hiking
Love to read
Enjoy trying new food and restaurants
Avid traveler, love to explore new places