Emma began her career as a Behaviour Interventionist at Starbright Child Development Centre while completing her undergraduate degree in psychology. She joined Claro Kelowna as a Mentor and she was swiftly promoted to Student Support Coordinator, then Program Director. Emma transitioned into the position of Behaviour Support Coordinator as she completed her Masters in Professional Education of Applied Behaviour Analysis from Western University.
With 1500 hours of BCBA supervision, and experience as a Family Systems Consultant at Reach the Peak, Emma believes in a holistic approach to support. She rounds out her formal education with a decade of practical experience working with neurodivergent children and teens. She has completed professional development in areas such as Collaborative and Proactive Solutions, interoception, executive functioning, Social Thinking and adaptive functioning.
Emma believes in deep listening to uncover the concerns creating barriers for a child and family. She collaborates to create practical and personalized plans of support and to empower families with the tools to increase well-being. Emma is excited to return to Claro as a Family Support Consultant and expand the range of families that Claro can reach.
Jaimee Bryce Family Support Consultant
With over 16,000 hours working in the field of Autism support, and as the mother of four (including two children with Autism and ADHD), Jaimee has a wealth of professional and personal experience to share with families. Jaimee studied psychology at Vancouver Island University and achieved an Autism Spectrum Disorder Certificate from Okanagan College. She worked at Starbright Child Development Centre in the Autism department for 9 years, first as a Behaviour Interventionist and then as a Senior Behaviour Interventionist until the program closed in Dec. 2019. She then moved on to Reach the Peak, supporting children and families as an Autism Program Consultant and Family Systems Consultant.
Jaimee is committed to continuing education, having pursued professional development training in areas such as interoception, executive functioning, AAC, Social Thinking and non-violent crisis intervention. Jaimee joins Claro as a Family Support Consultant who specializes in amplifying the powerful voices of families through advocacy. She is passionate about supporting families to develop skill, confidence, routines, self-care, and connections that allow both children and adults to learn, grow and shine.