Nichole Merz, Developmental Specialist
- Nichole earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology from Allegheny College, followed by a Masters from University of Pittsburgh focusing on Early Intervention with a specialization in Autism. She began her career providing TSS support in the family home for children with Autism. She also worked in a Therapuetic Preschool for children with Autism. As a Service Coordinator, Nichole managed Early Intervention Services but soon found that she loved working more closely with children with Autism.
- FAMILY COMMENTS:
- “Nichole and Laura Funk are amazing people who have helped our daughter so much and have really made a difference in our lives.”
- “We feel our therapist, Nichole, was genuinely concerned for our son and ready to help us whenever we expressed a need.”
- Nichole’s Early Intervention Reward: “Working with the families and watching the progress children make.”