Ms Jacquelyn Ang is a mother of four. Her second son who has moderate to severe autism with challenging behaviour, is now 24 years of age. Jacquelyn is currently supporting him as a job coach as he holds part-time employment.
Since 1998, Jacquelyn had been an advocate for the autism community both in Singapore and Malaysia. She was conferred the “Inspirational Caregiver Award 2012” from Singapore Association of Occupational Therapists. Jacquelyn currently holds a Masters in Autism Studies (UK) and resides in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
Kristal Aman is the company Jacquelyn has started in 2018, in order to train staff to better support families with adult-children with autism and complex needs. The company aims to support families in their homes, in providing meaningful engagement and independent life for their adult-child with autism.
- Masters in Autism Studies (UK)
- Certified trainer in SPELL, Crisis Prevention