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Nicole Rivera

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Nicole Rivera

Nicole Rivera, M. ED.
Founder, Behavioral & Educational Consultant

Nicole Rivera is the founder of Creative Solutions for All Abilities located in Trumbull, CT. The drive for her vision came from personal experiences with her son, Malachi and a passion for services to meet their unique family culture. Nicole holds her Masters degree in Education and has a minor in Mental Health disorders; she also has a graduate certificate in Applied Behavior Analysis from the University of Massachusetts and is certified as both an Autism Specialist and a Board Certified Cognitive Specialist through the International Board of Credentialing and Continuing Education Standards.

Nicole has been in the field of special education for over 17 years and has grown to love and adopt her specialty area to autism related disorders and dual diagnosis, Fragile X and Angelman’s syndrome, in addition she also specializes in behavioral interventions. She is a member of the Autism Society of America, ASRC and Autism Speaks. Recognized for outstanding academic achievement by National Chapter Who's Who Among Universities, Nicole has done extensive research on the No Child Left Behind Act in the Urban/Suburban Elementary Schools within the Fairfield County, Connecticut sector.

Her most recent found interest has been centered on bio medical interventions and nutritional supplements for children with developmental disorders. In her spare time, she loves to spend time with her husband, Hector and three boys; Peyton, Malachi and Jourdin and their 2 dogs Princeton and Toby. Nicole loves soccer, tennis, curling up with a good book, traveling and good restaurants.

Nicole-Rivera@csfaa.org  :  (203) 218.3967



Specializing in Behavior Modification