Ruth Barker – ‘The Kid Specialist’ is a Play and Learning Specialist and a Montessori Facilitator who works with children from toddlerhood through to school that may include those with developmental delay or learning disorder. She is a consultant for families - preparing the ultimate home environment, activities and pursuits for children and works within the family to provide assistance for special needs. Ruth is also a literacy and mathematics tutor for school aged children. She works from The Hut Child Development and Family Learning Centre, Possum Creek, Northern New South Wales - or via Skype.
Ruth has a Social Science Degree - Child Development and Family Studies and a Montessori Preschool Diploma. With thirty years experience she is a confident advocate for childhood development. Ruth is currently undertaking a Bachelor of Occupational Therapy with a paediatric interest. She is a proud member of the Australian Tutoring Association and is a student member of Occupational Therapy Australia.
Ruth is also, a former Citizen of the Year and Pride of Australia Medal Finalist.
Contact Ruth to book a consultation at The Hut or via Skype!