Christine S. Nobleza
Ms. Christine S. Nobleza, fondly called Ms. Fa’ar or teacher Fa’ar is a Mother of four, one of them diagnosed with ADHD. She is a graduate of Bachelor of Arts in Communication at the University of the Philippines, Diliman, Quezon City and also has M.A. units in Early Childhood Educatìon at St. Joseph's College QC. Teacher Fa’ar is currently the Director/Proprietor of Child Individualized Nurturing Center located in Calamba, Laguna.
She was a former Board member of the ADHD Society and a graduate of AD/HD Society’s Parenting Workshop, batch 8.
Manuel C. De Guzman
Mr. Manuel C. De Guzman is one of our active fathers who regularly attends our Parent Support Group meetings. A father to 14 year-old son diagnosed with combined type ADHD by Dr. Mark Reysio Cruz at the Capitol Medical Center, sir Manuel is a freelance Safety Officer in a construction firm.
He decided and chose to have more time with his eldest son, to better understand, accept and manage the condition.
Winona Jorene S. Lumague
Ms. Winona Jorene S. Lumague, fondly called Winona is an Adult diagnosed with combined type ADHD.
Graduate of B.S. Biology at New Era University. She is currently a Business Development Manager at Efficient Maschinentechniks, Inc. Mountview Industrial Complex, Bancal, Carmona, Cavite under her father’s supervision.
She also recently finished a module on Neuro Linguistic Programming in London.
Danilo C. Javid
Danny has more than 27 years of management and leadership experience, holding key positions in multinational and local companies such as Emerson Electric and Smith Kline Beecham. He is currently the director and owner of AVL Prime Source, a company specializing in supply chain management and business development. Sir Danny has been an active advocate for the AD/HD Society of the Philippines for the past few years and has a son diagnosed with ADHD, now 16 years of age.
Ma’am Jojo is a Special Education graduate from the University of the Philippines. She has under her belt numerous accolades in the field, to name a few: she is the directress of Edu-Care Learning center, a trainer for the parenting training module of the AD/HD Society of the Philippines, an active advocate for ADHD in general, and trained in multiple institutions abroad. She was also a former board member of the AD/HD Society of the Philippines, and a loving mother to her son, John, diagnosed with ADHD who is now in college.
Cristina Nieves A. Halal
Teacher Tina is the principal of Laro, Lapis and Libro, a transition school for students with special needs and has been a special education teacher for 12 years. She finished her MA in Educational Psychology and is now working on her doctorate in Special Education, both from the University of the Philippines. She also serves as a senior lecturer in Miriam College. She herself is diagnosed with ADHD (Inattentive type) and has advocated for the AD/HD Society numerous times.
Wilma Dela Cruz-Ligot
Teacher Weng is presently taking her masters degree in Special Education at UP Diliman. A graduate of Pamantasan ng Lungsod ng Maynila with an AB Psychology degree, she is also the teacher and director of an inclusive kiddie playgroup program of I-Study Learning Station since 2008.
On the side, teacher Weng is also the Account Manager of a family-owned printing press in Quezon City. A very dedicated mom especially to three teenagers, two of whom diagnosed with ASD, she holds talks and advocates proper nutrition in improving the quality of life of children with disability.
Adelaida Yu De Ocampo
Mommy Ade’ is a loving wife to her husband Jose, and a hands-on mother to her 12 year old son with ADHD. She graduated from UST and is now the Vice-President of HiQ Houseware Corporation, and a former Purchasing Manager at Oliver's Super Sandwiches. Like most officers, Mommy Ade’ is a graduate of the AD/HD Society’s Parenting Training.
Mommy Joy is a dedicated mother to her 17 year old son diagnosed with ADHD. On the field, she has experience with non-profit organizations as well as intervention centers, where she served as an occupational therapist assistant in the Philippines Cerebral Palsy Inc. Cerecare Philippines and the National Center for Mental Health. Currently, she is a businesswoman, owning JJM Travel and Tours and co-owning Millenium Internet Cafe.