Susan has over 20 years experience in teaching, human services and administration. She is dual certified as a General and Special Educator, and has a Master’s Degree in education. Susan has worked with children and adults with multiple diagnoses, including Learning Disabilities, Autism Spectrum, ADHD, Mental Health Disorders, Developmental Delays, and other health impairments. Additional credentials include Wilson Reading Certification, Project Read Training, and she is qualified to administer the Woodcock Johnson III Cognitive and Achievement Batteries, as well as a variety of other formal and informal assessments.
Susan received her advocacy training from the Federation of Children with Special Needs.
Susan understands the frustration and sadness that can go with seeing your child struggle or not get their needs met. When not consulting or advocating for others, Susan sits in the parent seat and does it for her own children.
Memberships & Affiliations:
- Special Needs Advocacy Network (SPaN, Board of Directors)
- Council of Parent Attorneys and Advocates (COPAA)
- Children and Adults with Attention-Deficit / Hyperactivity Disorder (CHADD)
- The Federation for Children with Special Needs (FCSN)
- Asperger’s Association of New England (AANE)
- Child and Adolescent Bipolar Foundation (CABF)