Brenda Batts is a nationally and internationally known and much sought-after speaker in the area of special education. She is the owner/director of Focus on the Future Training Center; a private school for students with special needs. Brenda holds a Masters of Education degree with specialization in Exceptional Student Education.
Brenda Batts is a Behavior Consultant, the mother of two sons; Alex, an 18 year old teen with Autism, and Douglas (JR), a 20 year old typically developing young adult. She is also the owner and director of Focus on the Future Training Center; a private school for students with Autism and other related developmental disorders located in Plano, Texas.
Through her publications and workshop presentations, Brenda shares her proven and innovating behavior management and independence training techniques, which she developed as a result of her twenty years of experience both as a much sought-after national and international presenter in the field of special needs, and her own personal journey in the path of helping special-needs students achieve independence.She is able to relate to parents as an educator, author, evangelist, and parent of a child with special needs. She leverages her life experiences to effectively connect with her readers. Brenda’s philosophy is that every child can learn when given the necessary tools.She believes that it is not enough to prepare our children for the world; we must prepare the world for our children.In her writings, Brenda welcomes readers to a journey filled with lessons in living, loving, and learning.
*Nationally and internationally known and much sought after speaker in the area of special needs.
* Author of two books related to special needs
*Developed proven techniques to help children with special needs achieve independence.
* Opened and successfully operates Focus on the Future Training Center; a private school for students with Autism, and other developmental disorders.
Brenda Batts is in the process of writing her third book entitled Ready, Set, Potty; Individualized potty training skills for special needs children. Her book will be published by a traditional publisher, and is due to be released Summer of 2010. After the release of her book, Brenda will concentrate on finising her Ph.D in special education.
Focus on the Future Training Center
3405 Custer Rd Suite 100
Plano TX 75023