- Teaches students:
- Ages 2 to 25 and special needs
- Teaching since:
- May 2011
Bachelor's degree from CSU-Sacramento
Speech, Language and Hearing Pathology
California State Licensed SLPA
3 years of experience as a clinic based SLPA; 2 years as an SLPA working in the school district; 1 year as a 2nd grade teacher abroad.
I also have experience as a Behavioral Interventionist in the school district and as a private special needs tutor in home.
Available weekday afternoons and Saturday mornings.
Able to teach private and group classes in Latin and Ballroom dance. Acted as a primary instructor for the Dancing With Our Local Schools Fall 2013 program and taught 400 4th and 5th grade students in the CVUSD. The program included both typically developing children and children on the autism spectrum.
Additionally, I've choreographed and taught dance routines for wedding couples; taught the elderly in a ballroom dance program funded through Medicare; and volunteered with a program that implements Argentine Tango as a therapy tool for those diagnosed with Parkinson's Disease.
100 hours of on-site training as an SLPA in a summer school program in Sacramento,CA
Trained in the basics of Applied Behavioral Analysis and Positive Behavioral Support; Actively involved in facilitating individuals with special needs in the classroom; follow interventions established in the individual's behavioral intervention plan to address areas of developmental deficit and to assist the individual in learning to use the appropriate replacement behaviors; Comfortable collaborating with supervisor, classroom teachers and aids; Punctual; Diligent in keeping track of important data, notes and timekeeping.
Experience working one-on-one in the classroom with ages: Pre-K, Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, 4th, and 8th; Experience providing services to individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorder; Emotional Disturbance; Down's Syndrome; and those who are Language Delayed; Nonverbal.
Tutored 1:1 in-home, Elementary K-5 students
Fragile X, ASD, Down Syndrome
2nd grade English teacher - 120 students, 3 classes total.
Private tutor 1:1 and small groups
Personal aid to the prince of Thailand
Licensed by California as a Speech-Language Pathology Assistant to provide therapy services to individuals with communication disorders under the supervision of a Speech-Language Pathologist.