Kristen Jacobsen is the Co-Director and Co-Founder at Cognitive Connections in Concord, Massachusetts where she has over 25 years of experience co-developing the 360 Thinking executive function program. She presents nationally to parent groups and schools that are implementing executive functioning approaches for students. Kristen is passionate about helping parents, teachers and school professionals develop effective tools for supporting students ages pre-school through college. Kristen is dedicated to helping parents, teachers and professionals learn effective, research-based approaches to developing stronger executive functioning skills, including attention, planning, time awareness, initiation, organization and problem solving. She was trained as a speech-language pathologist with a focus on cognitive development at the MGH Institute of Health Professions.