I follow the values of the Therapist Neurodiversity Collective with all of my clients. These include:

  • Presume Competence

  • Provide Barrier Free Access to AAC

  • Advocate for Self-Determination

  • Advocate for Inclusion

  • Teach Self Advocacy Skills

  • Zero use of ABA-Derived Therapy Practices

  • Strength-Based Approach

  • Respect for Body Autonomy

Please visit https://therapistndc.org for further information. 

I personally value:

  • Open communication Between Client/Parent and Therapist

  • Acknowledgement that building trust between child and therapist will take time

  • Continual education on evidence based practices

  • Collaboration with other practitioners 

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