Our team of experts endeavors to:
- Provide quality education in various languages (Arabic, English, & French) using appropriate approaches and strategies.
- Build on individual strengths.
- Address unique learning needs.
Our team of experts endeavors to:
Hiba Al Jamal Joined SKILD to lead the team in 2012. Hiba is currently finalizing her master’s in special education from BIOLA University – California.
Samar Sahyoun is currently the Assistant Director at SKILD Center after a long journey in the educational field. She graduated from the American University of Beirut with a BA in English Language at a Teaching Diploma in Special Education. She also earned a Diploma for Heads of Divisions and Coordinators at the Haigazian University and a Diploma in Pastoral Health Care from the St. Joseph University. She is currently pursuing her Masters’ degree in Educational Psychology- Tests and Measurements.
Siham Fakhreddine joined SKILD team on its opening in 2011. Siham has a master’s degree in special education from the Lebanese American University.
Mireille has a Master’s degree in special education from Al Kafaat University. She also holds certifications in project management, inspiring leadership, and teaching adult learners. Currently Mireille is focusing on her consultancy degree for civil society organizations. She joined SKILD team in 2015.
Jenny Safi joined SKILD team in 2011. She has a BA in special education from Kafaat University and has finished her M2 in special education form Saint Joseph University.
Zeina Farhat Bou Nader works as an administrative assistant at SKILD center. Previously, Zeina worked as an accountant in IPT. She graduated in 2000 from the Lebanese University-Fanar with a degree in History.
Dr. Hana Azar was the first children psychiatrist in Lebanon. She graduated with a psychiatry degree from France in 1994. Ever since she has occupied remarkable positions in reputable hospitals in the country. Dr. Azar is on SKILD team on part time basis since 2011.
Dr. Wheeler is a clinical psychologist. She joined SKILD team in 2016 and is currently heading the diagnosis team. Upon earning a BA in Psychology from the University of California, Berkeley, Dr. Wheeler pursued her MA and PsyD from Azusa Pacific University with sub-specialties in family psychology and family forensic psychology. She is an active member of the Lebanese Psychological Association (LPA) and American Psychological Association (APA).
Samar El Khoury works as an educational psychologist at SKILD. She graduated in 2008 with a master’s degree in educational psychology from Sanit Joseph University, Currently, Samar is perusing her PHD in the same field
Christiane Chiha has a master degree in Clinical Psychology from USEK. Christiane joined SKILD team in 2012.
Nada Younes Joined SKILD team as a psychotherapist in 2016. She graduated in 2007 with honors from Université Paris VII, Denis Diderot with MA degree in Clinical Psychology.
Sara Michli Joined SKILD team after receiving her Master’s degree in general psychology with clinical emphasis, and graduated with Distinction from the American University of Beirut in 2016.
Grace Kharrat joined SKILD team in 2013. Grace has a BA in psychology and a professional diploma. Currently she is finalizing her thesis for her MA in psychology.
Hana Schoucair joined SKILD team in 2016 after receiving her educational psychology degree and her Teaching Diploma from Saint Joseph University
Stephanie Srour joined SKILD team after completing both her Bachelor degree in Psychology and her Master of Arts in Clinical Psychology at the American University of Beirut graduating in 2016.
Minerva Faddoul joined SKILD team in 2016. She has a BA in Psychology (Minor in Education) from the University of Balamand. Minerva will be graduating soon form American University of Beirut with MA in Psychology (Spring 2017) and DIPL-SPED (Learning Disabilities track)..
Sireen Jalloul Joined SKILD team in 2014. She holds a BA in Psychology from the Lebanese American University and an MA in Coaching Psychology from the University of East London.
Lea Darido joined SKILD team at our partner schools in 2016. She graduated in 2016 from the Lebanese University with a degree in Psychology. Currently Lea is pursuing her MA at the Lebanese University.
Rudy Kanaan has a BA in clinical psychology from Notre Dame University (NDU). She joined the SKILD team in 2016. In addition to that Rudy was recently certified as a Basic ThetaHealing practitioner, a highly effective intuitive healing modality.
Nathalie Biban graduated from Saint Joseph University with a BA in Speech Therapy in 2011. Nathalie joined SKILD center in 2011 and occupied many positions since then.
Christelle Maksoud graduated from the Lebanese University with a bachelor degree in speech therapy in 2012. Christelle joined the team in 2014 serving at our partner schools and at the center.
Lynn Chaar graduated from Saint Joseph University with a bachelor degree in Speech therapy in 2002. She joined SKILD team working at our partner schools in 2015.
Rita Ibrahim Semaan joined SKILD team at our partner schools in 2016. She graduated from the Lebanese University in 2014 with a BA in speech and language therapy.
Lama Badawi works as a Psychomotor Therapist at SKILD center since 2015. She graduated in 2016 from the Saint Joseph University with a Master’s degree with honors in Psycho motor therapy.
Sintia Abou Khalil joined SKILD team in 2016. She received her Master Degree in Psycho motor therapy in 2014 from Saint Joseph University.
Sara Atrouni works as a psycho motor therapist at SKILD partner schools. She joined the team in 2015. Sara graduated in 2015 with a master’s degree in psycho motor therapy from Saint Joseph University.
Bathoul Zaiter works as psychomotor therapist with SKILD partner schools. She graduated in 2016 from the Lebanese University with a degree in psycho motor therapy.
Pia El Kossaifi graduated from the Lebanese University with a degree in Psycho motor Therapy in June 2016. She’s currently working at SKILD partner schools helping in therapy sessions for students with learning difficulties.
Jennifer Noun joined our SKILD team in 2013. Jennifer graduated in 2011 from the AL Kafaat University with a degree in Special Education, and in 2013 from the Lebanese University with a degree in Psychology.
Audrey Gibson joined our SKILD team as a Special Educator in 2015. Audrey has worked in the educational field for over 14 years focusing on children with Special Educational needs. She originally is a trained Dental Nurse.