Christina Sullivan, MSW, LCSW, is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and has specialized experience working with children with social and developmental delays, including autism spectrum, Asperger’s and children with other various social, emotional and behavioral challenges. For the past 21 years, she has also served children in schools, hospitals and in the foster care system who have struggled with mild to severe mental health issues. Ms. Sullivan worked for the Miami-Dade County Public Schools as a District Clinical Social Worker until August 2013. During her time at MDCPS, her role was focused on providing clinical and behavioral support to students with autism spectrum and emotional disorders, as well as consultation and training to district and school staff serving those students. Ms. Sullivan utilizes a multi-disciplinary and comprehensive approach when working with children and their families and provides school observations and consultation, individual and group therapy. Ms. Sullivan is also a certified child and adult yoga teacher and has mindfulness training. As a result of witnessing many kids struggle with anxiety, depression and sensory overload in traditional academic settings, Ms. Sullivan co-founded the learning center, Evolve Learning Community in central Broward. She is the lead clinician for the Social Understanding and Relationships Fundamentals (SURF)/Social Skills groups in the Aventura office and developed and led the intensive social skills summer camps out of the Aventura and Broward offices. Ms. Sullivan has worked closely with public and private schools and has presented on numerous topics and has published articles on topics of social skills and school safety for children with special needs. In addition to her clinical work, Ms. Sullivan provides supervision to Master’s level students from Barry University and advanced doctoral students at Nova Southeastern University’s Center for Psychological Studies. Ms. Sullivan is a member of the National Association of Social Workers and the Autism Society. She works out of the Aventura office.