Carol earned her MA in Speech Language Pathology from Kent State University. She has spent several years working with children in classroom settings including private and public schools. She comes to us from Chicago Public Schools where she participated in multidisciplinary assessment team activities involving IEP/504 plans to gather data, assess, and interpret results for referred children with suspected disabilities. Her contributions included eligibility determinations, administration of assessments, identification of student needs and impact of communication disorder on educational achievement. She worked cooperatively with family members as well as team members to facilitate data-driven educational plans. Carol is also a Yoga instructor and has lived and worked within a Kripalu Volunteer community where she participated in volunteer curriculum of self-inquiry through service; and she has participated in numerous transformative workshops.