Thrive Center for Success is pleased to announce and welcome Alyssa Dietrich Coleman, M.A., LSSP, NCSP LSSP/SpEd Director for Thrive Center For Success Charter School.
Alyssa Dietrich Coleman is a Licensed Specialist in School Psychology (LSSP) and Nationally Certified School Psychologist. She received her M.A. in School Psychology from Sam Houston State University and has served as a leader in school districts within the community for the last 15 years.
During this time, the focus of her career has been on identification and strength-based intervention for neurodiverse students from ages 2-21. Ms. Coleman has provided professional development for an array of educational stakeholders at the state and local levels. In addition, she has provided training internationally, having traveled to Haiti several times to support educators, caretakers, and transition teams for orphaned children in the country.
Developing relationships with students and families that are built on approachability and authenticity is the foundation of Ms. Coleman’s personal and professional goals. Ms. Coleman is a doctoral candidate at Concordia University. She resides in Tomball, Texas with her spouse and two children.
Thrive Center for Success Charter School is a new autism-focused, tuition-free public charter school opening in Fall 2022. Thrive Center For Success will be the first of its kind in Texas and is unique because it will incorporate intensive Applied Behavior Analysis, the gold standard treatment for autism, into an academic setting. Also, all staff will be highly trained in working with children with autism.