Special Learning, Inc. Names Sarah Winningham as Director for Clinical Solutions
Sarah Winningham has been named Director for Clinical Solutions with the goal of boosting efficient performance of the Special Learning, Inc. Clinical Team.
CHICAGO, IL – September 13, 2016 – Special Learning, Inc. announced today that Sarah Winningham has been named Director for Clinical Solutions with the goal of boosting efficient performance of the Special Learning, Inc. Clinical Team while delivering high-quality customer service across the organization.
Ms. Winningham will play an integral role on the company’s leadership team, aiming to push the organization to excel further the Special Learning brand’s strength across all client segments. Specifically, she will be responsible for hiring and training new clinical staff, managing and planning for all clinical projects, and facilitating communication between clinical staff and other members of the Special Learning, Inc. team.
““We are thrilled to have someone of Sarah’s caliber and experience lead the fast-growing Clinical Solutions team. Her innate leadership and communication skills will serve us very well as Special Learning strives to help empower those on the journey to independence.” said Karen Chung, Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Special Learning.
Ms. Winningham’s previous experience includes three years working at Applied Behavioral Analysis (ABA) centers as a therapist, trainer, clinical lead and clinical director. She is currently an adjunct member at Capella University teaching Master’s level ABA courses.
Ms. Winningham, MA, BCBA is a Board Certified Behavior Analyst from Indiana. She received her Master’s degree in Special Education from Ball State University with certifications in Applied Behavior Analysis and Autism. Ms. Winningham has been working with students on the Autism Spectrum for almost 9 years and will continue to develop continuing education and training materials for Special Learning, Inc., in her new role.
About Special Learning, Inc.
Founded in 2010, Special Learning is a global network that provides training, assistive tools and educational solutions to the autism and special needs community through its website, special-learning.com. The company is passionate about changing the lives of people with Autism and other special needs by helping teachers, parents and service providers with exceptional resources based on clinically proven Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) principles and methodologies. ABA therapy provides a proven track record of results that more subjectively administered therapies cannot match.
Special Learning’s comprehensive line of teaching and training solutions include digital teaching kits, training webcasts, mobile apps, teaching supports and virtual consulting services. They work to inform, educate and empower parents, teachers and providers in implementing effective teaching and treatment practices. ‘Innovators of Autism’ is their latest project designed to support the Autism and special needs community.