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Shelly Fowler M.Ed., NBCT, CTRS
Disability Consultant and Learning Specialist
Shelly Fowler graduated from Indiana University, Bloomington with a Bachelor of Science in Recreation, specialization in Therapeutic Recreation and a minor in Psychology. Shelly earned her Certified Therapeutic Recreation Specialist (CTRS) certification in 1997 - present. She continued her education earning a Master of Arts in Teaching, Special Education, Specializations in Learning Disabilities and Behavior Disorders from National Louis University, Chicago, 2004. In 2010, Shelly earned her Special Education Administration Licensure from the University of Northern Colorado, Greeley. In 2012, she completed her National Board Certification and is a National Board Certified Teacher (NBCT), Early Childhood through Young adulthood/Exceptional Needs Specialists, Mild to Moderate Disabilities, earning her a Colorado Masters Teachers Certificate. Shelly maintained employment as a CTRS at the Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago (RIC), Spinal Cord Unit and the Wirtz Sports Program and the Center for Health and Fitness from 1997-2005. She moved to Colorado in 2005 to pursue a special education administration position within South Routt School District, South Routt Middle and High School. In 2008, Shelly moved to Boulder where she joined Boulder Valley School District, Boulder High School as a Special Education Teacher and Learning Specialist.
To support her mission in creating holistic lifestyles for individuals with disabilities, Shelly designed, developed and opened a private practice, FourPoints in Boulder, CO, 2015. FourPoints provides therapeutic interventions in education, career, community, and recreation to encourage individuals to navigate independence.
Shelly is actively involved in several adaptive sports organizations teaching alpine skiing, water skiing, sailing, and SCUBA diving. She spends her free time with her husband Dan, fly fishing, sailing, SCUBA diving, skiing, and enjoying the gift of life...recreation is her therapy.