...to connect children and young adults with disabilities to the supports and services they need to lead a productive and fulfilling life.
Lisa Costantini- Advocate
Lisa has been an educational advocate for more than ten years, working in the Northern Virginia area. She is originally from New York, where she earned a BS in English with a Secondary teaching certificate from SUNY at Stony Brook. She has served on Fairfax County's Advisory Committee for Students with Disabilities. She has also served as a Parents of Autistic Children (POAC) Board Member for two years. Lisa has done ABA therapy for three years as well as acted as a shadow in preschool for ABA clients. She participated in the Special Education Coach training with PEATC. She is safe restraint trained and has participated in numerous trainings/seminars including: Verbal Behavior with Mark Sundberg, RDI with Dr. Steven Gutstein and ABA and VB by Robert Schramm. Lisa is also the mother of two teenage sons with autism.
Maureen Delaney Nameroff, MS, BCC- Educational Coach/Consultant
Graduated from the University of Maryland with a BS in Elementary Ed and Special Education. Received her MS in Counseling Psychology, completed BCBA behavior coursework through Florida Institute for Technology. ILCT Certified Lifecoach. Previously worked as a Special Education teacher and counselor. Maureen currently works as a Life Coach specializing in women and young adults/teens with varying disabilities, providing support in college or in independent life skills including interpersonal relationships. She has completed numerous workshops/training in Autism/Behavior including Mark Sundberg's Verbal Behavior, and VB Mapp. She is also a mother of three children, two with disabilities.