RDI PROGRAM CONSULTANT
Lisa is passionate about empowering parents and helping children with Autism Spectrum Disorder reach their fullest potential and develop real world competence. A parent of two children with special needs – one previously diagnosed with Autism, she has experienced firsthand the positive impact she and her husband have had on their boys. Lisa began using Relationship Development Intervention with her family in 2003 and completed her certification in RDI in 2005. She feels incredibly blessed to have the tremendous pleasure of meaningful work as she supports parents and children to remediate Autism.
A lifelong learner, Lisa has expanded her training to include Integrative Listening Systems, Masgutova MNRI reflex integration, HANDLE, EFT, Balametrics, AIT, Brain gym, Rhythmic Movement, Neurodevelopment, bio medical protocols, balance board and vision therapy, ABA/VB, Nuefeld’s Attachment Parenting and several specialized curriculum’s including direct instruction, Lindamood Bell and Math U See.
Lisa develops customized programs for families helping them to create a comprehensive program that will support the ‘whole child’ while not overwhelming financial resources, energy or time. She works closely with schools providing support and education to school staff. Alongside Dr. Steven Gutstein, founder of RDI, she co-produces weekly on-line webinars for parents and speaks regularly in her community and worldwide. Lisa was the first certified RDI consultant in Canada offering service to families in Ontario, SW Florida and worldwide.