Sara Gotlieb, MS, CCC-SLP

Where are you from? St. Paul, Minnesota
What did you study?Undergraduate: Communication Sciences & Disorders, Spanish at University of Wisconsin, Madison
Graduate: Speech-Language Pathology at Northwestern University
Name the moment that inspired you to take your career path.There was not a specific moment that inspired me to take my career path, instead more of a reaffirmation of an inner desire to help people. In between college years, I worked as a supervisor at a summer camp and was given the opportunity to support three incredible boys with autism, as well as their families, which inspired me when choosing a setting within my field.
What do you specialize in? Receptive and expressive language disorders, phonological and articulation disorders, early intervention, Picture Exchange Communication System (PECS), and PROMPT.
Coffee or Tea?Coffee
Favorite therapeutic swing?None, I get too dizzy!
What do you consider to be your greatest accomplishment? Moving to Chicago, my dream city, and pursuing my education and dream occupation. Additionally, landing at an amazing company with an inspiring group of coworkers, kids, and families, that afford me new opportunities each and every day.
Books or Movies?Depends on the day, but today, I’d have to say books.
Where would you go on your dream vacation?Traveling through South America, including visiting Machu Picchu and the Galapagos Islands.
What is your favorite children’s book? Goodnight Moon
What skill are you most proud of? My patience, listening, and understanding skills, all of which translate into results.
Winter or Summer?Summer!
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