Alana Shields Barker

is a certified PEERS facilitator, Social Coach and Roleplay Coach. She trained at the Geneva Centre for Autism as an Autism Intervenor, specializing in Social Skills and Managing Anxiety. As well, she has spent over 35 years as an actor, improviser and drama/improv teacher. She has acted and taught at The Second City, George Brown Theatre School and independently throughout Canada. Alana is the is the creator of Social Improv™ and the Executive Director of ImprovAbility.