The Child with Special Needs Program (Developmental Delays)
This program is specifically designed for children experiencing a delay in their development. Delays in relating, communicating and thinking can be address by a comprehensive program. This program will involve different pieces depending on the child, but could include,Parent training/coaching – to help implement a consistent program in all environments. The relationship between a child and parent has the potential to encourage more developmental growth then any other relationship in a child’s life Occupational Therapy- to improve self regulation, motor development, and physical communication Speech Therapy- to develop and strengthen verbal communication (not just the use of words) Social Groups- to understand social patterns and how to interact/play with peers
All of these services are performed with a common integrating set of goals for optimal results. Each therapist will additionally have their own goals, based on their field of expertise. When a child is being supported with an integrated program the results are comprehensive and generalized.