I have been working with students since 2000. I began as a tutor for elementary school students. I completed coursework in educational therapy. I also have a Master's degree in Speech and Language Pathology. As a therapist, I have worked with reading/writing skills in English and Spanish with students from Kindergarten to 12 grade. I have provided Math tutoring for students in elementary school. I am a native Spanish speaker. In addition, my degree is in Speech and Language Therapy. ... [more]
I am a native Spanish speaker with graduate studies in language. I currently hold a Professional Educators License.
As a Speech and Language Pathologist I'm part of the Special Education School that I work with. I co-teach in several Special Education classrooms. I also have my Professional Educators License in the state of Illinois.
Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD)
I am a Speech and Language Pathologist with experience working with Autism. Before I became an SLP, I worked with children with Autism as a Behavioral Therapist Assistant in ABA de Puerto Rico. Many of my students have Autism. I have worked with all the levels within the spectrum, from the non-verbal kids all the way through the high functioning kids.
As a Speech and Language Pathology, I have experience working with literacy, specially with kids with Learning Disorders. I also completed a series of educational therapy courses that directly addresses how to work with students with Dyslexia. I have been providing therapy and tutoring to children with Dyslexia for the last 12 years.