Oksana Hagerty, Ph.D. is an educational and developmental psychologist, who serves as a learning specialist and the assistant director of the Center for Student Success at Beacon College in Leesburg, Fla., the first accredited baccalaureate institution dedicated to educating primarily neurodiverse students with learning disabilities, ADHD, dyslexia, and other learning differences. Hagerty specializes in academic support, cognitive abilities, learning disability interventions, and educational and developmental psychology. Prior to Beacon, Dr. Hagerty served as education program consultant to University Advisors International, Inc. an investment and consulting firm that provides counsel to higher-education institutions, NGOs and corporations on four continents. For 12 years, she served as an associate professor at Luhansk Taras Shevchenko National University [Ukraine], teaching a variety of practical, methodological, and theoretical courses in developmental and educational psychology. Hagerty is regularly quoted in the media by outlets including The Los Angeles Times, Charlotte Parent, Self, Bustle, The Orlando Sentinel, Reuters Health/M.D./Alert, U.S. News & World Report, The Atlanta Journal- Constitution, Reader's Digest, Cosmopolitan, Redbook, The Deseret News, SheKnows.com, Brainhacks magazine, Babble, Simplemost, Romper, Metro Parent Magazine, and Fatherly.