Why Virtually Connected?
What We Stand For.
Our vision is to develop a child's natural love of learning, increase their confidence and support them in achieving their full potential.
Our mission is to provide high-quality virtual special education services to children in need around the world, regardless of location or age.
Virtually ConnectEd Works.
Virtually ConnectEd is a top choice for virtual therapy due to its extensive experience, a team of highly qualified professionals, exceptional virtual learning environment, and endorsement from renowned professional associations. With over 20 years of experience, Virtually ConnectEd has continued to successfully implement virtual therapy programs since 2009, ensuring engaging and productive sessions through their curated online activities.
The American Speech-Language and Hearing Association and the American Occupational Therapy Association support and back virtual therapy, as empirical evidence has found few differences between in-person and virtual learning. Virtually ConnectEd provides accessible and effective special education and therapy services, making it a trusted option for individuals seeking specialized support and education for children across diverse backgrounds and settings.
Meet the Founders.
Virtually ConnectEd is made up of a handpicked team of credentialed professional teachers and therapists, equipped to teach and support children with ability and passion. Below is some information about our two founders.
Sarah Wollheim OTR/L
Sarah is an experienced Occupational Therapist with over 20 years of work in schools in the US. With expertise in writing, social skills, executive functioning, and sensory processing, she focuses on improving classroom attention and focus. Sarah also specializes in providing consultation to parents, addressing sensory needs and enhancing fine motor skills.
Birgit Suess MS, CCC-SLP
Birgit is a highly experienced Speech Language Pathologist with 20 years of work in schools and private settings, both domestically and internationally. Fluent in three languages and knowledgeable in others, she has a strong background in teaching children grammar, vocabulary, reading, writing, phonics, and social skills.
Ready to find out more?
Our team of teachers and therapists live around the world. They are USA certified and trained in a wide variety of disciplines and specialities and provide lessons, therapies and evaluations.
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