is passionate about facilitating learning and development in adults to empower
them to maximize their learning potential to achieve their goals, incorporating
instructional strategies that speak to diverse learning styles that connect
life and learning.
an accredited Mediator, Nerissa sees great value in effective communication and
creates a safe space to assist parties to move from a place of conflict to
creativity, bringing out
underlying issues in a respectful manner, empowering
them to reach mutually beneficial resolutions. Nerissa
has experience working in the private and public sectors, including the
Ontario Courts, the Office of the Independent Police Review Director (OIPRD)
and the School Board.
Nerissa holds: a
Masters in Business (MBA), an Advanced certificate in Conflict Management and
Mediation, a Certificate in Instructing Adults, a BA in Psychology, Cognitive
Behavioural Therapy training and is a Career Development Post Graduate