SPEAKERS: Cynthia Z Hansen, M.Ed., ET/P
Cynthia Z Hansen, M.Ed., ET/P, is an Educational Therapist/Professional in private practice, and a Gifted Education Consultant. Cindy’s work with her private clients focuses on the psycho-educational asynchrony between their superior strengths, learning disabilities, and temperament.
Ms Hansen received her Masters of Education and Teaching Certificates from UCLA, her post-masters certificate in Gifted and Talented Education from UCSB, and was granted Professional status under the guidelines of the Association of Educational Therapy. Ms Hansen was named to the Social Emotional Needs of the Gifted (SENG) Honor Roll in 2013 for her work with Twice-Exceptional (2e) students, and was honored multiple times by the Tri-County GATE Council for her advocacy and support of gifted students in Ventura and Santa Barbara Counties
Ms Hansen presents her research and methods at national conferences including International Dyslexia Association, National Association of Gifted Children, Social Emotional Needs of the Gifted International Conference, and California Association of the Gifted. She also designs and presents workshops for parents and educators throughout Southern California.