Patricia (Trish) Stansfield, M.Ed.

Patricia Stansfield

Trish is employed by the Nashua School District where she works as a special educator at the Elm Street Middle School. Her educational background includes a B.A. in Psychology from Southern New Hampshire University and a Master’s Degree in Education from Rivier College. She is a member of several professional organizations including the Asperger’s Association of New England (AANE), Psi Chi, the National Honor Society for Psychology, and Alpha Chi, the National College Honor Scholarship Society.
Currently, Trish is pursuing additional graduate credits from Rivier College through the develop- ment of a professional portfolio and membership within a Nashua School District Cohort Group where she collaborates on a monthly basis with other educators. She volunteers her time to mentor student teachers and attends educational workshops and conferences in order to stay current with effective teaching practices.
Her career has given Trish many years of experience supporting students with Autism, Asperger’s Syndrome, and other learning differences. She is looking forward to serving on the NHLDA Board where she can continue her mission of supporting individuals with learning disabilities and their families.