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Hofstra University (Psychology)
Hofstra University (Master's)
Hi There! My name is Amy, and I am a NY State Certified School Counselor. I have over 10 years experience working with students K through 12 on various topics including organization, study skills, test preparation, For high school students, I have worked with students and families on post high school plans, career and college exploration, college applications and essays. For middle school students, I have worked with students and families on 4 year high school plans, organization, study skills, homework help and test prep, and tutoring for English essays. For the last 3 years I have expanded to tutoring Elementary students in Math, Writing and Reading.
I have over 11 years experience working with special needs students, including ADHD, Autism, Down's Syndrome, Anxiety, and those with physical disabilities. I have a great understanding of IEPs, 504 plans, and Behavior plans.
In addition to being a counselor and a tutor, I have been an acting/theater teacher and director for the last 15 years.. I am available as well for acting coaching, and audition preparation.
Acting and Drama teacher for over 10 years for students K through 12, and Adult, Acting Coach, Monologue, Scene Study, Character Development, Audition Coaching for specified shows and parts, high school and college program auditions. Over 15 years with students with Special Needs, including non-verbal, physical disabilities, autism, Down's Syndrome, ADHD, Anxiety. Graduated Hofstra University, Studied at Lee Strasberg Institute, Studied at American Musical and Dramatic Academy.
Thank you for taking the time to read my profile. I look forward to working with you! Sincerely, Amy Hi There! My name is Amy, and I am a NY State Certified School Counselor. I have over 10 years experience working with students K through 12 on various topics including organization, study skills, … Read more
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Certified School Counselor for 10 years. Experience with individual, group and classroom lessons on career awareness and exploration at elementary, middle and high school levels. Knowledge of career exploration software and career information sites.
Certified School Counselor for 10 years. Experience with individual, group and classroom lessons on college awareness and exploration at middle and high school levels. Knowledge of college exploration software and college application processes. Experience with special needs students for college planning.
I have been performing for 25 years and have been teaching and directing for the past 10 years. I studied at Lee Strasberg Institute and American Musical and Dramatic Academy. I have taught and directed student K through adult. Acting coach, monologue work, scene study, character development, script writing. I was also the Drama Director of a special needs camp, working with students with needs as autism, physical disabilities, ED, ADHD, non-verbal, and Down's Syndrome.