Your dedicated educational advocate
Dana is a non-attorney advocate specializing in guiding clients through the continuum of services available to students in the education and mental health realms. She has her certifications in Regular and Special Education and a Masters Degree in Educational
Leadership and Administration. With 15 years experience in the education field, Dana has worked as a Therapeutic Support Staff, Regular Education and Special Education Teacher and IEP Facilitator/ Special Education manager. She specializes in mental health supports, early intervention transition to school ages services, autism supports, inclusion and behavior interventions. Dana is trained in Safety Care, De-escalation, Autism, Verbal Behavior, Applied Behavior Analysis, Behavior Modification, Functional Behavior Assessment, Executive Functioning, IEP writing and Special Education Law. Her goal is to educate families about the special education system. She firmly believes that ALL students can find academic success when their strengths are reinforced and their needs are supported.