Dr. Jennifer Dustow holds a doctorate in Educational Leadership and is a Cognitive Behavioral Learning Specialist. She received a certificate in Essentials to Global Health from the Yale University School of Public Health and a certificate in Negotiation Skills from the Harvard Law Negotiation Institute.
Through her private practice, she has helped families, organizations, and companies with her compassionate problem-solving approach. She is also known for her internationally acclaimed cutting-edge research in autism (currently printed in 27 languages), along with her fictional co-authored award-winning novel, Vibrational Passage, Winner of the 2012 Neurobiological Learning Society (NLS) Choice Award, featured in the Honolulu Advertiser Page Turners, October 2012
Dr. Dustow serves as President of Cornerstone Educational Preschool, the non-profit preschool for children diagnosed under the autism spectrum, founded in 2007. On the island of Lanai in Hawaii, she is recognized for conducting trainings for parents, service providers, educational personnel, trainers, and the general public who wish to know more.
As a professor to a private university for over 8 years, Dr. Dustow has taught classes and courses at undergrad, graduate and postgraduate level in the education, leadership, business, and psychology departments. Having the status of a ‘Comprehensive Exams and Dissertation Qualifying Exam’ grader for doctoral candidates, Dr. Dustow additionally sat on many doctorate committees as either chair or as a committee member.
Dr. Jennifer Dustow is the co-founder to Aloha Autism Development Foundation in Bangladesh. The foundation’s mission and vision are to ensure that children with autism are able to reach their full potential and to see children with autism participate productively within the world around them while becoming active and contributing members of their society.
Her recently released book through Amazon.com, ‘Embracing Calmness Midline Exercises’ is becoming globally recognized for its benefits and has motivated her to create accessible online trainings and certifications to both the private and professional.