Ms. Cui has been certified as a Certified Rehabilitation Counselor by CRCC since 2009. She received her Master of Arts in Rehabilitation Counseling from University of Maryland, College Park. Prior to that, she received her Bachelor of Arts in English from Shandong University, Master of Arts in English-Chinese translation from Shandong University and Doctor of Arts in Bilingual Lexicography from Nanjing University, China.
Ms. Cui has years of experience working with people with disabilities from different age groups and ethnic backgrounds. Coming from a rehabilitation counseling background, Ms. Cui is well versed in both mental and physical disabilities as well as how people are affected by the disabilities.
Ms. Cui has conducted individual counseling sessions, group counseling sessions, employment skill training sessions, job readiness training groups, and executive functioning skill workshops to help adults to better function in their employment and everyday life.
Ms. Cui has various life experiences in counseling and education. She has worked as a professional translator and interpreter, university ESOL teacher, English editor, bilingual lexicographer, Chinese teacher, as well as office manager. She is fluent in both English and Mandarin Chinese.