Giovana Izzo, Tiny Talkers Program Assistant

Giovana is a longtime member of the ICT family, where two of her four children have received services. As a parent of a child with autism, she has attended numerous conferences, workshops, and trainings on topics including autism, DIR/Floortime®, sensory integration, social interaction, and behavioral therapy. Her professional experience includes working as a behavior therapy aide at a center for children with special needs, shadowing children with special needs in typical pre-school classrooms, and assisting teachers at the Celebrate the Children School in New Jersey. She is currently pursuing a degree to teach pre-school with a focus on special education. Giovana credits ICT for helping her understand the invaluable role of social and emotional learning, and she is thrilled to share her knowledge, experience, and enthusiasm with our children and families.