ASD Consultant - Cheryl (Understanding ASD Expert)

ASD Consultation, Advice and Training Services

At Moving Forward Consulting and Wellness Services we provide exceptional consulting, coaching and training services, regarding Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD), to agencies and individuals across Ontario, Simcoe County, Barrie and Orillia.

ASD Training

Autism Spectrum Disorder Training provides our clients with personalized comprehensive professional development sessions in which learning objectives are set. We then utilize multifaceted materials and interactive methods to engage the participants while improving and broadening their ASD knowledge and skills on a range of topics related to ASD.

Moving Forward Together ~ One Step at a Time

ASD Consulting

As an Autism Spectrum Disorder Consultant, we work to establish an environment that fosters open communication to determine the needs of the client and then provides them with the appropriate ASD information, resources and support. Problem solving and collaborative discussion make the consultation process successful. We pride ourselves on starting where the client is and moving at a pace that is suitable for them.

Providing support for parents of children with Autism as well as specialized advice, guidance and resources about ASD to all interested clients.

ASD Coaching

As an Autism Spectrum Disorder Coach, we work with our clients through hands on experience; providing them the opportunity to apply newly acquired ASD knowledge and skills in a safe environment with professional support and guidance. This process builds on our clients' individual strengths while increasing their working knowledge of evidence based ASD strategies.

Identifying an individualized goal and then exploring together the choices and possible applications of strategies to reach this goal.

Autism Spectrum Disorders - Grow your understanding of ASD

"Don't worry about what the world needs. Ask what makes you come alive and do that. Because what the world needs is people who have come alive."

~ Howard Thurman

Whether you are...

An individual with
ASD looking
for resources.
A parent of a child
with ASD seeking
and support.
An educator
searching for
information on
the latest ASD
An agency
wanting to provide
customized ASD
training for your

Moving Forward Consulting and Wellness Services will provide you with exactly what you need.


Cheryl has spent the last 27 years working with individuals with special needs in educational and residential settings as well as making available respite care for parents of children with special needs. Autism came to the forefront in 1995 with Cheryl providing direct service to individuals with ASD in the public school system.

As an ASD Consultant, Cheryl has delivered professional development, consultation and coaching services. For the past six years Cheryl has been:
  • Providing support for parents of children with Autism Spectrum Disorders
  • Advising Educators (teachers, support staff, administrators, superintendents, attendance counsellors, teacher candidates at universities)
  • Working with support personnel (respite workers, camp staff, bus drivers)
  • Assisting community partners (Children's Aid Society, temporary staffing agency)

  • We focus on how to best support individuals with ASD, of various ages, to reach their full potential.

As an Autism Spectrum Disorder Consultant, Cheryl has worked directly with Secondary School personnel in establishing programs for students affected by ASD that are based on the principles of Applied Behaviour Analysis.

Cheryl's educational history includes a B.A. in Psychology from the University of Waterloo and a Developmental Services Worker diploma from Georgian College. She has personally participated in extensive professional development in current ASD interventions and research, the principles of effective adult education and team building strategies. Her application of the knowledge gained is evident in the positive feedback she has received. Cheryl confidently and pragmatically shares her extensive knowledge.

Cheryl brings years of hands on experience as well as academic knowledge to Moving Forward Consulting and Wellness Services.


"Excellent course – Excellent Presenters! Learned a lot – very practical. Thanks so much. Very positive and enthusiastic presenters who made learning fun!"

"The Whys and Hows of ASD"
Barrie Ontario
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ASD Consultant and Training Provider in Ontario, Simcoe County, Barrie and Orillia regions