Rachel Tepfer Copeland has over 14 years of experience working professionally with hundreds of children and their families. As a Certified Child Life Specialist, she provided support, education and interventions to children and their families in the hospital during very difficult and traumatic situations. As an Early Intervention Specialist, Rachel provided developmental care to young children with disabilities in their homes and in the community. Rachel received her BA from Stephen F. Austin State University and her MA from Our Lady of the Lake University in Human Sciences with an emphasis in psychology and education. Rachel and her husband live in Texas with their two sons.