Receiving a diagnosis for your child can be daunting - we are here to help. Whether you are exploring or have just received a diagnosis or are looking for neurodivergent-affirming approach, Mandi is here to share her knowledge and expertise.
Serving British Columbia and Alberta, Mandi has both lived experience as well as 18 years experience with a wide variety of diagnoses and continues to offer opportunities to all families with a diagnosis in need of support.
Our approach and services are based on Collaborative Proactive Solutions and Low Arousal approaches. We also use the principles of Natural Play Therapy.
E.P.I.C is always learning and growing: to support children and parents through childhood using research-based techniques. Mandi's background includes her own experience as an autistic and the functional impact that has. Then add on her Masters in the Science of Teaching & Special Education Specialist (Parts 1 & 2) and her current pursuit of an Educational Doctorate in Cognitive Diversity (Twice-Exceptionality). Then, her hands-on experience with families includes: 13 years neurodiversity consultation experience, and 18 years with making education meet your child where they are at, family support, advocacy, and basic information about your diagnosis and where to begin a family support plan.