Summer Cohort Student Skills Specialist
Shawna Graichen is our Student Skills Specialist for the Summer Cohort. Her focus is student self-care in a collegiate setting. Shawna also serves as the Vocational Director and Transition Coordinator at the Ivy Street School in Brookline, Massachusetts. She has more than 8 years of experience supporting young adults with Neurodevelopmental, Neurological, and Behavioral Health needs in community-based, home-based, and private school settings.
Shawna received her Bachelor of Science in Neuroscience from Simmons University and is a Certified Brain Injury Specialist. She is passionate about supporting individuals in becoming self-determined agents of their own lives, as they transition from adolescence into young adult life in the areas of community living, gainful employment, and post-secondary education.Email Shawna Graichen