20-Plus Years Experience
Master's Degree in Clinical and School Social Work
Master's Degree in Educational Leadership
Jacque has served children and adults with Autism and their families in both educational and therapeutic settings for more than 10 years. Providing compassionate care for families, advocacy, and engaging interactive sessions for children are key components to the services she provides.
Jacque specializes in social skills group instruction and is dual licensed in Illinois and Florida. In addition, she serves children and adults with trauma histories, attachment issues, anxiety, depression, school refusal, behavioral challenges. She also helps families of addicts and alcoholics.
In addition to her graduate level credentials, Jacque has completed post graduate training in Theraplay, Applied Behavioral Analysis (both behavioral and instructional methods), Art Therapy, Picture Exchange Communication, Therapeutic Crisis Intervention, Infant Mental Health, and Child Parent Psychotherapy.
Jacque provides therapeutic services for persons of all ages with developmental disabilities. As the parent of an adult with Autism Spectrum Disorder, she knows the importance of finding and providing effective services. Her desire to find and learn effective strategies for her own child drove her to continue her education and to specialize in Autism Spectrum Disorder. Jacque uses only evidence-based strategies in her educational and therapeutic interventions.