The Children’s Autism Foundation has staked its reputation within the sector in recruiting and developing a team of trained, motivated and dedicated professionals:
Arletta van den Bosch, Family Consultant
Arletta has a 15-year background in social work and has worked with Video Home Training, Families First, Family Constellations and in foster care. Arletta has a Masters Degree in Child Therapy, a Post- Grad Certificate in Autism Studies and is qualified to do Stepping Stones Triple P training. She is also works as a private practitioner.
Megan King, Family Consultant
Megan has a Bachelor in Speech & Language Therapy. She has worked for the Ministry of Education in a range of roles, and in private practice. During her time with the Ministry of Education, she spent the majority of her time supporting children with Autism. Megan is trained in Routines Based Early Intervention, has her Communication Assistive Technology accreditation and is a trained Makaton tutor. She is trained in the Hanen programmes – It Takes Two to Talk & ABC and Beyond. Megan also works privately as a Speech Language Therapist, providing therapy for children and their families.
Emma Barlett, Family Consultant
Emma is the most recent addition to the CAF team. More details about Emma coming soon!
Jo Sutton, General Manager
Jo brings a wealth of experience from the commercial sector and leads Operations, Finance and Administration at Children’s Autism Foundation. She has a child with ASD and is passionate about supporting other families with autistic children.
Carol joined our team in August 2019 as Office/Finance Manager and keeps everything ticking away beautifully at the Children’s Autism Foundation office.
Behind the scenes at CAF there are many volunteers who generously give their time & energy to assist in our office, help at our workshops and provide input into our various projects. If you have a spare hour or two and wish to use your skills to make a real difference for others please drop us a line!