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Thelma P.

Trenton, NJ

$60/hour

Compassionate ASD Tutor

In-person lessons

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Rutgers-The State University of New Jersey
Occupation Therapy

Education

Rutgers-The State University of New Jersey (Occupation Therapy)

About Thelma

Hello Parents/Guardians!

My name is Thelma and I am a compassionate and patient individual who has spent the last seven years educating children ages newborn to 16 years, in a variety of settings. Currently I am employed as an Applied Behavior Analyst Paraprofessional, working 1:1 children who has a diagnosis of Autism Syndrome Disorder, teaching Daily Living Skills, Cognitive Skills, Pre-Vocational and Vocational Skills. I am experienced in assisting and supporting individuals with special needs achieving their goals. My clients' diagnoses includes autism, blind/visually impaired, deaf, schizophrenia, cerebral palsy and intellectual disorders. I am trained as a Department of Developmental Disabilities Direct Support Staff.

I have been trained in the following areas:
1. Deaf/Blind Supports, 2. Preventing Abuse and Neglect, 3. CPR & First Aid, 4. Developmental Disabilities, 5. Crisis Management, 6. Defensive Driving Techniques, 7. Nutrition, 8. Medication, 9. Seizure Management, 10. Behavior Supports.

I am currently enrolled in:
1. Mercer County Community College/Rutgers University
Occupational Therapist Assistant
2. Behavior Analyst Certification Board
Registered Behavior Technician
Hello Parents/Guardians!

My name is Thelma and I am a compassionate and patient individual who has spent the last seven years educating children ages newborn to 16 years, in a variety of settings. Currently I am employed as an Applied Behavior Analyst Paraprofessional, working 1:1 children who has a diagnosis of
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Policies
Cancellation
1 hour notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 20 miles of Trenton, NJ 08629
In-person lessons
Special Needs:
Autism

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Autism

I am an Applied Behavior Analyst Paraprofessional, working with children that have an ASD diagnosis in 1:1 sessions. I am experienced in teaching Communication/Language Skills, Daily Living Skills and Cognitive Skills.
I utilize visual aids, written language, prompting techniques as well as technology (iPad) to teach a variety of skills. I am skilled at creating individualized programs to address the needs of the child and family.

Rutgers-The State University of New Jersey
Occupation Therapy

Education

Rutgers-The State University of New Jersey (Occupation Therapy)

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $60.00

Cancellation: 1 hour notice required

Travel policy

Thelma will travel within 20 miles of Trenton, NJ 08629.