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Credentials / Independent Coursework / Organization Affiliation​
·  M.Ed. in Special Education, Georgia State University

·  Permanent Teaching Certificate in NYS and Permanent Teaching License in NYC; Special Education

·  Member of Council of Parent Attorneys and Advocates, Inc. (COPAA)

·  Member of Association of University Centers on Disabilities (AUCD)

·  Member of Learning Disabilities Association of America (LDA)

·  New York State Partners in Policymaking (NYSPIP); Class of 2013

·  Leadership Education in Neurodevelopmental and related Disabilities (LEND), Class of 2016-2017

·  Wrightslaw Special Education Law and Advocacy Training

·  Fathers Forum New York (FFNY), serving on Board of Directors

·  Person-Centered Thinking; Michael Smull, co-developer of Essential Lifestyle Planning, attended seminar

·  Person-Centered Planning, NYS Office of People With Developmental Disabilities, attended seminar

·  Self-Advocacy / Self-Determination, NYS Office of People With Developmental Disabilities, attended seminar

·  Circle of Support, NYS Office of People With Developmental Disabilities, attended seminar
·  TEACCH (Treatment and Education of Autistic and Communication Handicapped Children); University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill; completed Levels 1 and 2 courses