SR Training and Support Specialist/RTSC
Mary-Beth Landy is the Senior Training and Support Specialist for the Recruitment, Training, and Support Center (RTSC), a Project of the Federation for Children with Special Needs, training and supporting Special Education Surrogate Parents. She has served as a Family and Educational Advocate for almost 20 years. She has been worked as the Call center Coordinator for the Federation’s Call Center, assisting families and professional by educating, informing, and empowering them in Special Education rights and services, including the federal and state laws. Mary-Beth has run her own educational advocacy agency, specializing in mental health issues. She has been a trainer and facilitator for National Alliance for Mental Illness (NAMI Mass), as well as a Family Partner for Riverside Community Care, where she worked with families of children with mental health issues. Mary-Beth is the parent of two children adopted through the Department of Children and Families.