Jenna Mannion, B.A.

Graduate Assistant
Phone: (518) 442-2574
Fax: (518) 442-4834
Campus office: 1535 Western Avenue
Areas of Expertise: autism spectrum disorders

Jenna Mannion received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology and Sociology with a minor in Education from the University at Albany, SUNY. As an undergraduate, she worked as a research assistant at the Center for Autism and Related Disabilities, studying family and professional trainings as well as family stress levels associated with having a child diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder. Jenna’s professional experience includes working at Bright Horizons Early Education and Preschool in Albany, New York. While at Bright Horizons, Jenna earned the responsibility as a Toddler teacher, working, instructing and caring for children ranging in age from eighteen months to 3 years old. Jenna has also volunteered at the Crime Victim and Sexual Violence Center. Jenna has years of practice in crisis intervention and conflict resolution as a certified peer educator. Jenna has experience working with children and adults who have severe emotional and behavioral issues, mental health issues, and developmental disabilities. She is currently working towards earning her Masters of Social Work at the University at Albany, SUNY.