Jacqui received her Master of Arts in Speech and Language Pathology from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst (USA). She holds a Certificate of Clinical Competence with the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) and is a certified Hanen consultant in It Takes Two To Talk and More Than Words.
Jacqui began her working life in the corporate sector and held managerial positions in several corporate organizations. Her desire to work with individuals with developmental disabilities eventually led her to pursue rigorous academic and clinical training in communication disorders. She left a promising career to pursue her interest in improving the quality of life of individuals with special learning needs.
Jacqui has had diverse experience working with children, adolescents and adults in different settings including: rehabilitation hospitals, schools, adolescent day care centers, clients’ homes, private clinics, and early intervention. Jacqui has experience working with a variety of communication needs including articulation, language, pre-verbal skills, social skills, voice and stuttering.