The mission of Weinfeld Education Group, LLC, (WEG) is to help every child reach his or her potential. WEG is comprised of nearly 50 affiliated professionals, including educational consultants, neuropsychologists, psychologists, behavior intervention specialists, speech pathologists, and occupational therapists, engaged to provide services according to the unique needs of each client or academic setting.
WEG’s work with families and individuals includes educational advocacy, neuropsychological and psychological assessment, speech and language assessment and occupational therapy assessment.
Recently, WEG has worked with the Office of the State Superintendent of DC, Maryland State Department of Education, the District of Columbia Public Schools, Friendship School, Frost School, and the Auburn School. WEG provides training on special education issues both locally and nationally. Local training has been provided for Fairfax County Public Schools, Loudoun County Public Schools, Arlington County Public Schools, Allegany County Public Schools, Accotink Academy, and Kingsbury Day School.
WEG is affiliated with the Children’s Law Center (CLC), providing subsidized advocacy and assessments to financially needy families and individuals.
WEG has instituted a “shared psychologist” program, providing training and consultation support from a WEG psychologist to small private schools. This program has been in place at The Grace Episcopal School since 2010.
Each year, WEG hosts a local conference, “Diamonds in the Rough,” which brings together special needs service providers from throughout the DC region to provide information to parents of children with special needs.
Since 2005, members of the group have authored nine best-selling, critically acclaimed books on special education issues.