Fernanda graduated from University of São Paulo, Brazil, in 2013 followed by a post-graduation in Physical and Neurological Rehabilitation in the Clinics Hospital of São Paulo. She is excited to join the Building Blocks team to complete her professional registration in Australia. She is fluent in both English and Portuguese. 

Fernanda is delighted to have the opportunity to work with children as it has always been her passion. She has great experience working with adolescents and adults with Autism Spectrum Disorder in their homes and in the community. Fernanda seeks to use her past work experience in hospitals, clinics, community settings and home services to create dynamic and meaningful relationships to support children and their families to reach their goals.  

In her spare time, she enjoys hiking, Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, reading and spending time with her friends and family.