Asthma and allergies don't have to hold you back from doing the things you like to do.
Harriet can help!
Harriet works with parents and caregivers of students with disabilities navigate the confusing and complicated educational process. Harriet is deeply familiar with the policies and procedures of Nassau County and New York City school Districts. Harriet has participated in dozens of these types of meetings. Harriet's role is to ensure that each students’ individual needs are properly addressed. Harriet works to create a positive and collaborative relationship with all involved parties. Harriet has strong experience in advocacy for high functioning students who often fall through cracks.
Harriet can instruct you not only about your medications and their side effects, but also explain to you how to use any delivery device for your asthma medication such as an inhaler or nebulizer. I will work with you and your doctor to successfully implement your asthma action plan.
Harriet is a Certified Asthma Educator (AE-C). An AE-C is an expert in teaching, educating, and counseling individuals with asthma and their families in the knowledge and skills necessary to minimize the impact of asthma on their quality of life.
There are only about 100 Certified Asthma Educators in New York State. As an AE-C, Harriet is required to:
Food Allergy Coaching
Harriet will guide you through the challenging path that food allergies present. We will work together to ensure you or your child are kept safe, while participating in all that life has to offer.
The striking increase in food allergies has placed many parents and children in a sudden world-changing situation. Many are overcome with fear and have numerous questions. As a food allergy coach, Harriet can help you by: