Consultant / Tutor
Consulting, Tutoring, Coaching and Peer Parent Counseling
Let me help you figure out what you need to do to accomplish your goals. I can provide you with information, resources and support to successfully resolve your infertility, pregnancy loss (including miscarriages) and education issues.
My strong areas of expertise are problem solving resolution to infertility (including financial solutions) and parent peer consulting to help with a variety of family issues. I also have two children. The youngest has developmental trauma disorder (PTSD)from pre-adoptive abuse. I also moderate a listserv for parents of attachment disordered and traumatized children.
My experience includes working with children who have mild to severe learning challenges including are post-institutionalized and fostered children who have trauma histories. I can help provide current research, support and development of individual plans for families with children who have learning and behavioral problems.
Associate Degree in Mental Health Technology
BA Degree in Psychology
30+ hours of graduate work in Psychological Services
Current Virginia Collegiate Professional Teaching Certificate
Special Education Teaching Endorsements in
Learning Disabilities, Emotionally Disturbed, Mentally Challenged
General Education Endorsements in General Education (4-7) and Psychology
Field work place ments in Psychiatric Nursing and in various psychiatric facilities working with adolescence and adults. 2 Years of experience working with middle school hearing impaired students.
15+ Years of special education teaching experience in Fairfax County Public Schools, including screening committee, IEPs development and implementation, and educational testing.
Nonprofit Management in the field of reproductive medicine. Writing and editing content as well as coaching and counseling individuals in the best ways to build their families through treatment or adoption.
Coaching and counseling parents of traumatized children on resources available to help them heal as well as suggestions on how to accommodate their special needs in school and at home.
Health & Medicine > Infertility
Home & Leisure > Family & Children
Languages: English and Some ASL
Media: Audio Call, Video Call
Local Time: (GMT-05:00) April 17, 2014, 08:38PM
Location: Arlington, Virginia (Find on Google Maps)
Last seen: more than a month ago