a u t i s m
|A u t i s m affects
1 in 68 children; 1 in 42 boys are diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder(ASD).
In 1999 Deborah entered a journey of working in the field of
autism spectrum disorder. Her introduction and studies began with the son-rise approach.
In 2000 Deborah spent a week of intensive training at The Option Institute
and continued training on a team led by Jonathan Alderson, in London Ontario, until summer of 2006.
Throughout the years between 2006 and 2012 Deborah expanded her
work to include skills of ABA and IBI.
With a base grounded in an attitude of acceptance, love, and non-judgement
Deborah recognizes everyone, children and adults, to be both students and teachers to each other.
She draws from a rich and lengthy background of studies and experience in holistic health.