Families Together in New York State
|Wales Brown, NYSPEP-CSPE|
Northeast Parent & Child Society
Master Cadre Pyramid Model Trainer
Wendy Bender ...
Regional Special Education - Technical Assistance Support Center (RSE-TASC) Behavior Specialist
|Heather Normandin, MS|
Capital Region BOCES
Heather Normandin, MS, is employed through Capital Region BOCES as a training specialist, Heather became an associate with the New York State Positive Behavioral Interventions and Supports Technical Assistance Center (NYS PBIS TAC) in April 2016. Responsible for providing professional development and assistance to behavior specialists throughout New York State’s 10 Regional Special Education Technical Assistance Support Centers, Heather’s primary focus is to ensure PBIS implementation fidelity within early childhood educational settings throughout NYS using the Pyramid Model Framework.
Prior to her employment with the TAC, Heather worked 5 years as a preschool teacher before joining Prospect Child and Family Center in Queensbury, NY for 13 years as a school psychologist providing developmental evaluations to children birth to 5, re-evaluations to school age students with multiple disabilities, individual and group social skills training, in-home behavior education support to families, Medicaid Service Coordination and professional development workshops to staff and community educators. In addition to her current role as an associate with the NYS PBIS TAC, Heather is an adjunct instructor at SUNY Adirondack and teaches classes in general, child and developmental psychology.
NYSPEP Credentialed Parenting Educator
|Tricia Howland, NYSPEP-CPE|
Capital District Child Care Council
Child Care Resource & Referral Representative (CCR&R)
|Abbe Kovacik, MS Ed|
Capital District Child Care Coordinating Council, Inc.
Tricia Howland. Please see Tricia's biography above.
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