Ms. Chong currently serves as rethink’s Vice President of Curriculum and Family Services. She is also the therapist featured in rethink’s training and video tutorials, demonstrating best practice strategies for 1:1 and classroom wide teaching interactions. Prior to joining the Company, Ms. Chong was teaching at the New York Center for Autism Charter School, the first charter school for children with autism spectrum disorders in New York City. Ms. Chong has specialized in the education and treatment of children with autism and other learning disabilities for more than two decades, and has worked in home, center-based, school and non-profit organizational settings. She is equally passionate about helping children learn and providing parents, caregivers and educators with the support and training they need to more effectively teach and interact with individuals with autism and learning disabilities. Ms. Chong is committed to ensuring that individuals with disabilities are included in society and has created training content and presented nationally on making inclusion a success in the classroom.
Fun Fact: Lin has a chihuahua-dachshund-schnauzer mix named Bing Bong, and they are both avid foodies who love long naps, other dogs and watching British TV shows (ok, maybe one of them enjoys it more than the other).