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Sharon can help with parenting and educational concerns. She has worked in teaching, special education, counseling and consultingfor over thirty years and gives workshops to educators and parents on working with kids with autism spectrum disorders. Sharon speaks from both the education and parent points of view, having a son with Asperger's.
Sharon is a special education consultant with a school district and autism consult for the province's Department of Education, giving workshops and individual consults. She is also the parent of a son with Asperger's who is away at university. Together they have a website at http://www.autismsite.ca that offers strategies for home and school. Sharon's Master's thesis looked at the long-term outlook for persons with high functioning autism and Asperger's. Her Doctorate focused on strategies to help those with autism spectrum disorders
Website at http://www.autismsite.ca and sits on Autism Today's Panel of Experts (www.autismtoday.com)
Author of "School Daze" ebook - a novel about autism that ranked #1 on Amazon in Behavior and Special Needs Parenting. Check out the free sample available on Amazon at (http://tinyurl.com/7ps7y7m). It's available in other formats at http://www.smashwords.com/books/view/156913. You can find more information on what's behind the book at School Daze - Autism Goes to School. Care to add a review? Or share your thoughts on the last sentence of the write-up? Co-author of Amazon.com bestseller, The Official Autism 101 Manual (http://autism101manual.com/).
B.A. in Psychology, B.Ed. in Special Education, M.A. in Educational Leadership PhD. in Psychology Management, specializing in autism.
Awards and Honors
B.R.A.G. Medallion for the novel Autism Goes to School - Book 1 in the School Daze Series. (http://www.bragmedallion.com/medallion-honorees/2013/school-daze-autism-goes-to-school).