The Ausome Team
Liisa is one of the founders of Ausome.
She brings her 15 years of experience in the health care field and a background in physical education and fitness to Ausome.
Anna is a caring, energetic, skilled, autism behaviour therapist with years of clinical intervention experience.
Julia is a freelance graphic designer, former teacher, and mom of 3 kids and two feline fur-babies.
Alix has been apart of our Ausome Ottawa Team from the beginning. She started out as an Ausome Volunteer, supporting the children and the volunteers during every event.
Cassandra completed the Autism and Behavioural Science Program in 2015, following her undergraduate degree in Psychology.
Rachelle first got involved with Ausome as a volunteer in 2016 while completing the post-graduate certificate in Autism and Behavioural Sciences at Algonquin College.
She has always worked with children in various settings and truly believes that every child can accomplish their full potential given the proper support and resources. Originally from Saskatchewan, Rachelle transferred to the University of Ottawa in 2011 to complete her B.A with specialization in psychology and linguistics. Rachelle currently works as an Instructor Therapist in a center that provides ABA/IBI services to children diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder and tutors students with various learning difficulties during her evenings. When she is not working Rachelle loves staying active by playing various sports and discovering new hiking trails in the surrounding areas or she’s planning her next travelling adventure.
Rebecca is a passionate, caring, energetic educator who has been working with children for over 15 years in educational and recreational settings.
Kayla is studying Biomedical Sciences at the University of Ottawa and is on a journey to becoming a pediatric surgeon.
Ben is a Georgian College grad working in the electrical utility industry. Ben joined the Ausome team as a volunteer in 2017and fell in love with the program.
With two decades of experience with children, experience as a social media coordinator, entrepreneur, assistant manager, this mother of three brings a wide range of skills to the team.