Summer Therapy!!

Do you want your child to continue the progress he/she made during the school year on his/her IEP goals?  Then we have a therapy program for you!!!  This summer we are offering:

Articulation/Phonology Boot Camp-  Small group therapy targeting developmental sounds for your child.  Activities are designed around the target sound and include minimal pairs, auditory bombardment, modeling, imitation and production.  Activities are mostly hands-on for multi-modality approach to learning.  Take home activities to help with learning and carry-over will be provided. Group rates apply.  Minimum of 3 children per group. Mondays and Wednesdays from 11 am-12pm for 3 weeks 6/13, 6/15, 6/20, 6/22, 6/27, 6/29. Another session will be held on 7/11, 7/13,/7/18, 7/20, 7/25, 7/27. 

Social Skills- Small group therapy targeting a variety of social skills.  Real life, functional experiences will be used to practice the social skills which may include going out into the community and interacting in a safe environment.  Minimum of 3 children per group.  Mondays and Wednesdays from 12-1 pm for 3 weeks 6/13, 6/15, 6/20, 6/22, 6/27, 6/29.  Another session will be held on 7/11, 7/13, 7/18, 7/20, 7/25, 7/27. Please note that times may vary due to age of children. 

Literacy and Language-  Enhancing language through author/book series.  Vocabulary, concepts and sentence structure will be targeted through a multimodality approach. Minimum of 3 children. Tuesdays and Thursdays from 10-11 am for 3 weeks 6/14, 6/16, 6/21, 6/23, 6/28, 6/30.  Another session will be held on 7/12, 7/14, 7/19, 7/21, 7/26, 7/28.

Fun with Food- Group themed camp!! We will explore foods through play, cooking and eating to help increase the child's tolerance to different textures, tastes, smells and consistencies. We will get messy and have fun!  Minimum of 3 children. Tuesdays and Thursdays from 11-12pm for 3 weeks 6/14, 6/16, 6/21, 6/23, 6/28, 6/30.  Another session will be held on 7/12, 7/14, 7/19, 7/21, 7/26, 7/28.  
 
Get Outside and PlayThis large motor group will focus on a different skill area each week within a fun themed day.  Areas of focus will be balance, coordination, strength, flexibility and postural control.  Ages 4-6.  Friday mornings for 6 weeks beginning 6/17.  
 
Get Messy and Play- This group focuses on cooperative and interactive play with peers.  This camp is geared towards 2.5-3 year olds aging out of the EI system.  Friday mornings for 6 weeks begninning 6/17.
 
Prewriting Group- Make learning to write fun and prepare your child for school!  This group will prepare younger children to hold a crayon/pencil correctly, learn pre-writing shapes and develop pinching grasps.  Led by an OT.  Minimum of 3 children per group. Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9:30-10:30 am 6/21, 6/23, 6/28, 6/30.  Another session will be held on 7/12, 7/14, 7/19, 7/21.
 
Summer Time Sensory Group-  This small group session offers kids a safe and fun environment to explore and challenge their sensory systems.  This group also helps kids to develop their social skills as they relate to their peers.  The group will focus on one main sensory system each week and will integrate that system into a mult-sensroy processing challenge of the day. Minimum of 3 children per group. Tuesdays and Thursdays 11 am-12pm 6/21, 6/23, 6/28, 6/30.  Another session will be held on 7/12, 7/14. 7/19, 7/21.
 
Fine Motor Group- Give your kids a boost in their fine motor skills withinout the stress of having to keep up with the academic work at the same time.  This group will focus on one specific fine motor skill each week and may include:  shoe tying, pencil grasp, letter formation and cutting. Minimum of 3 children per group.  Tuesdays and Thursdays from 12:30-1:30pm 6/21, 6/23, 6/28, 6/30.  Another session will be held on 7/12, 7/14, 7/19, 7/21.   
 
Private Therapy- Of course, private therapy will continue in the summer.