Jennifer Schmid (also known frequently as Jen) is a school based Speech-Language Pathologist in Central, VA. She specializes in Reading Intervention. She earned her Master's of Education in Speech-Language Pathology from the University of Virginia. Her experiences include working with children and adults across the lifespan to improve language and cognitive skills. She has formal training in the Lindamood Bell Phoneme Sequencing Program (LiPS)™️ and Lindamood Bell's Visualizing and Verbalizing™ Program. Lindamood Bell often takes an approach that is highly regimented and applies it to all children. Jen adapts the approach to meet make it widely accessible to students differing learning needs. Jen is also a Yoga and Mindfulness Instructor. Her mission is to help students experience the benefits of mindful learning: improved attention, empowered engagement, and appropriate responsiveness to the changing learning environments around us.