Therese Cumming


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Dr. Terry Cumming is a Senior Lecturer in Special Education for the School of Education at the University of New South Wales. She has earned her PhD and MEd in Special Education with an emphasis on emotional and behavioural disorders from the University of Nevada Las Vegas, and her BSci in Special Education from Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania.

Her research interests include: the use of technology in the classroom, students with emotional and behavioural disorders, inclusive practices, social skills training, and positive behavioural interventions. As part of the School of Education's Special Education Research Group, Terry's current research is focused on using iPads to support individuals with disabilities. The group is currently conducting a study on using mobile technology to empower individuals with disabilities through the life span. They have also recently completed a study that examined using iPads to support adult women with intellectual disabilities to participate more fully as researchers themselves. She has published a book and several journal articles and presented her work at both national and international conferences. Prior to her university and research work, Dr. Cumming has many years experience as a special educator and behaviour mentor in the United States.

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Reply Anant Prakash Mehra
3:02 AM on February 9, 2014 
aer madam first of all respect to you . please guide me for doing m.ed. special education and also PhD in it. my resume is as follows but my economic is not good.

Resume

Project Administrator/Coordinator/Special Educator/Rehabilitation Counselor

ANANT PRAKASH MEHRA
S/O Dr. M.C.Mehra
20,Teg Bahadur Road
New Bashti, Dharmpur
Dehradun, Uttarakhand
Mo. No. 9411123847/8954508145
Email id- mehradimple10@gmail.com

Special Education*Adaptive Physical Education * Health and Nutrition

Dedicated to the creation and nurturing of a lifelong passion for health and fitness that will enhance students' well-being and directly impact their academic success.

Profile

Convey an enthusiastic attitude that develops teamwork, and motivates children to welcome physical fitness participation. Encourage young people to make activity and wellness an enjoyable part of daily life.

Create an energized atmosphere while maintaining discipline and safety standards.
Utilize specific physical activities to enhance students' classroom curriculum.

Develop and implement district-wide curriculums and lesson plans which adjust to student's needs. Skilled in the identification and screening of special-needs children/adults.

Education and Certification

P.G.Diploma in Human Rights from Indian Institute of Human Rights, Delhi.(2013-2014)

Bachelor of Special Education in Blind from M.P.Bhoj University recognized by Rehabilitation Council of India. (2009-2010)

Diploma in Hearing Language and Speech at Maulanaazad Medical college collaboration with all India Institute of Speech and Hearing recognized by Rehabilitation Council of India.(2007-2008)

Post Graduate Diploma in Developmental Rehabilitation from Thakur V. Hari Prasad Institute for Mentally Handicapped, Research and Rehabilitation center affiliated by Osmania University, Hyderabad Recognized by Rehabilitation Council of India. (2006-2007)

Post Graduate Diploma in Naturopathy and Yogic Science from Mahatma Gandhi Gramodaya Vishva Vidyalaya, Chitracoot M.P. (2005-2006)

Bachelor of Science (Chemistry, Zoology, Botany) from sahu Jain College affiliated by M.J.P. RuhailKhand Uni. U.P (2001-2003)

Master of Science (Chemistry) from I.A.S.E. Deemed Uni. Sardarsahar, Rajasthan. (2004-2005)

Representative Abilities

? Teach individual students, small groups, or classes of over thirty students.
? Function in single location, or as district-wide teacher.
? Construct district-wide curriculums geared to specific age groups
And ability levels.
? Identify children's gross motor skills and special needs.
? Write Individualized Educational Plans.
? Screen students throughout school system for program participation.
? Coach Special Olympics and prepare students for events.
? Create and implement inter-school competitions in Yoga Asana, out door and in door games for children with special needs.

Career Development

Currently working as a Special Educator under The Scheme of Inclusive Education for Disabled at Secondary Stage (IEDSS) in the department of inclusive education in Rastriya Madhyiamik SHIKSHA ABHIYAN Dehradun, Uttarakahand since 24, october 2013.

Worked as a Block Resource Teacher in the department of inclusive education in SARVA SHIKSHA ABHIYAN Dehradun, Uttarakahand since January 2011 to October 2013.

Worked as a Multipurpose Rehabilitation Worker in the department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation in Government Medical College and Hospital Sector 32 Chandigarh since June 2008 to December 2011.

State level workshop on Management of Cerebral Palsy through Neurodevelopment Therapy at T.H.PI. Research and Rehabilitation Center, Hyderabad.

National level workshop on Enhancing Communication Skill in children with Autism at T.H.P.I.Research and Rehabilitation center, Hyderabad.

Short Term training programmed on Developmental Disabilities at National Institute for Mentally Handicapped, R.C.Delhi.

National Seminar for Stock Taking of the Ongoing in the field of Disability Management particularly service, training and research at T.H.P.I. Research and rehabilitation center, Hyderabad.

State level workshop on Sensory Integration Therapy with Autistic and Learning Disabled children, at THPI research and rehabilitation center, Hyderabad.

Project study on "the role of yoga with mild mental retired students" at Rephyl institute for disabled, dehradun, Uttarakhand.

Certificate special coach's participation of special Olympic bharat, Andhra Pradesh

thanks and regards
Reply Anant Prakash Mehra
3:36 AM on January 14, 2014 
daer madam first of all respect to you . please guide me for doing m.ed. special education and also PhD in it. my resume is as follows but my economic is not good.

Resume

Project Administrator/Coordinator/Special Educator/Rehabilitation Counselor

ANANT PRAKASH MEHRA
S/O Dr. M.C.Mehra
20,Teg Bahadur Road
New Bashti, Dharmpur
Dehradun, Uttarakhand
Mo. No. 9411123847/8954508145
Email id- mehradimple10@gmail.com

Special Education*Adaptive Physical Education * Health and Nutrition

Dedicated to the creation and nurturing of a lifelong passion for health and fitness that will enhance students' well-being and directly impact their academic success.

Profile

Convey an enthusiastic attitude that develops teamwork, and motivates children to welcome physical fitness participation. Encourage young people to make activity and wellness an enjoyable part of daily life.

Create an energized atmosphere while maintaining discipline and safety standards.
Utilize specific physical activities to enhance students' classroom curriculum.

Develop and implement district-wide curriculums and lesson plans which adjust to student's needs. Skilled in the identification and screening of special-needs children/adults.

Education and Certification

P.G.Diploma in Human Rights from Indian Institute of Human Rights, Delhi.(2013-2014)

Bachelor of Special Education in Blind from M.P.Bhoj University recognized by Rehabilitation Council of India. (2009-2010)

Diploma in Hearing Language and Speech at Maulanaazad Medical college collaboration with all India Institute of Speech and Hearing recognized by Rehabilitation Council of India.(2007-2008)

Post Graduate Diploma in Developmental Rehabilitation from Thakur V. Hari Prasad Institute for Mentally Handicapped, Research and Rehabilitation center affiliated by Osmania University, Hyderabad Recognized by Rehabilitation Council of India. (2006-2007)

Post Graduate Diploma in Naturopathy and Yogic Science from Mahatma Gandhi Gramodaya Vishva Vidyalaya, Chitracoot M.P. (2005-2006)

Bachelor of Science (Chemistry, Zoology, Botany) from sahu Jain College affiliated by M.J.P. RuhailKhand Uni. U.P (2001-2003)

Master of Science (Chemistry) from I.A.S.E. Deemed Uni. Sardarsahar, Rajasthan. (2004-2005)

Representative Abilities

? Teach individual students, small groups, or classes of over thirty students.
? Function in single location, or as district-wide teacher.
? Construct district-wide curriculums geared to specific age groups
And ability levels.
? Identify children's gross motor skills and special needs.
? Write Individualized Educational Plans.
? Screen students throughout school system for program participation.
? Coach Special Olympics and prepare students for events.
? Create and implement inter-school competitions in Yoga Asana, out door and in door games for children with special needs.

Career Development

Currently working as a Special Educator under The Scheme of Inclusive Education for Disabled at Secondary Stage (IEDSS) in the department of inclusive education in Rastriya Madhyiamik SHIKSHA ABHIYAN Dehradun, Uttarakahand since 24, october 2013.

Worked as a Block Resource Teacher in the department of inclusive education in SARVA SHIKSHA ABHIYAN Dehradun, Uttarakahand since January 2011 to October 2013.

Worked as a Multipurpose Rehabilitation Worker in the department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation in Government Medical College and Hospital Sector 32 Chandigarh since June 2008 to December 2011.

State level workshop on Management of Cerebral Palsy through Neurodevelopment Therapy at T.H.PI. Research and Rehabilitation Center, Hyderabad.

National level workshop on Enhancing Communication Skill in children with Autism at T.H.P.I.Research and Rehabilitation center, Hyderabad.

Short Term training programmed on Developmental Disabilities at National Institute for Mentally Handicapped, R.C.Delhi.

National Seminar for Stock Taking of the Ongoing in the field of Disability Management particularly service, training and research at T.H.P.I. Research and rehabilitation center, Hyderabad.

State level workshop on Sensory Integration Therapy with Autistic and Learning Disabled children, at THPI research and rehabilitation center, Hyderabad.

Project study on "the role of yoga with mild mental retired students" at Rephyl institute for disabled, dehradun, Uttarakhand.

Certificate special coach's participation of special Olympic bharat, Andhra Pradesh

thanks and regards