Kristen Jacobsen, MS CCC-SLP

Kristen Jacobsen, MS CCC-SLP

Ms. Kristen Jacobsen, MS CCC-SLP is a trained speech-language pathologist who is Co-Director at the Cognitive Connections Executive Function Practice.  She provides training and coaching for teachers and professionals, parent consultations, as well as student coaching services.

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Officer Laurie Reyes

Officer Laurie Reyes

Officer Laurie Reyes has been a Montgomery County Police officer for twenty two years. In 2005, she created and implemented what is now called the MCPD Autism and Intellectual/Developmental Disabilities (IDD), Alzheimer's, Dementia Outreach Program and has served in this program since that time.

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Corie Reuschlein

Corie has 19 years of clinical experience as a pediatric speech-language Pathologist. She earned her Bachelor of Science with Highest Honors in Communication Disorders from Penn State University and her Masters of Science with Highest Distinction from Loyola University in Maryland. She is one of a few SLPs nationwide to become CASANA Recognized for Advanced Training and Clinical Expertise in Childhood Apraxia of Speech.

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Javier Valera

Javier Valera

Javier Valera has been a member of Down Syndrome Network of Montgomery County (DSNMC) since 2008. In 2013, he took a more active role through outreach to new Latino families, which led to the creation of the Latino Group in October 2014. Javier joined the DSNMC Board in December 2014, became vice president in April 2016 and president in 2018. Javier is originally from Madrid, Spain. He graduated from the University of La Salle in Madrid in 1999.

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