"Helping children acquire new skills for understanding and managing their social emotional challenges. Helping parents understand their childs special needs and ways that they can support them. Being an advocate for students to receive the special education services to which they are legally entitled. Supporting teachers in discovering new ways to help their students succeed with learning and behavior in school..."
"This is a career and not a 9 to 5 job. There can be long hours as well as writing of long reports often at home or on weekends to analyze and craft comprehensive evaluation reports bearing the weight of knowing it can make a difference in a child’s education and daily life. There can be challenging emotionally charged moments with students, parents, teachers under stress that require skills of keen perception and de-escalation..."