Latoya Bernard is a passionate and dedicated Behavioural Educational Resource Facilitator or peel. Latoya is well versed in different practices, theories, techniques, and frameworks involving challenging children. Latoya holds an advanced diploma from George Brown College in the field of Child and Youth work and is actively seeking her degree in Child and Youth Care from Ryerson University. she is in her last year, soon to be apart of the graduating class of 2019. Latoya has 15 years of experience working with Special needs and Behavioural children and youth. Reshaping and redirecting undesirable behaviours, while reinforcing and encouraging positive accomplishments. She purposes to build professional relationships with children, youth and their family members. Latoya strives to be efficient, effective and organized, but it doesn't always happen all at once.
When Latoya is not spending her time on school and work she is a single mom caring for her energetic 10-year boy who loves to play video games. Latoya Knows first-hand the frustrations and challenges one might face as a single parent and has found God placing single-parent women and men before her to share her testimony of how God revealed that she was alone but never lonely and when he gives you his presence and his promises it will always remain. Latoya is the Beauty Seekrets west meet facilitator. The ladies compliment her hosting abilities and the love she shares as a true friend. Latoya often comes up with fun, creative and inspiring hands-on activities for the group to take their meet one step further. Latoya is often the creator of the Beauty Seekrets Facebook interactions "so check her out."
Latoya looks forward to learning from entrepreneurial women; knowing God has plans for her life. Beauty Seekrets for her, like many other ladies, has opened doors, matured her spiritual path and has gifted her friendships that will last a lifetime. One future accomplishment that is in the works is a book highlighting her testimony about the gifts God gives.