Dema Stout is an Instructor at Summer on the Hill, a position she has held since 2013. She founded the San Antonio Asperger Syndrome Meetup in 2010, providing bi-weekly meetings and guided community outing activities for adults with Asperger Syndrome. She is also Principal and Coach in consultancy Greatness Coaching, which was founded in 2002 to help individuals with Attention Deficit Hyperactive Disorder and Autism Spectrum Disorder, as well as members of their households, to utilize behavior management strategies. Dema is Certified Nurtured Heart Approach® Consultant and Teacher Trainer, and Certified Relationship Development Intervention Consultant.
Dema leads Summer on the Hill sessions and activities including video sessions and discussions, and Physical Fitness/Recreation offerings. She is an invaluable resource in working with participants who may experience periods of “intense” behavior due to overstimulation or low self-management skills. Through the Nurtured Heart Approach, she is able to help participants build confidence in their positive behaviors and learn to be personally accountable for behavior.