A HELPING HAND TO BUILD SKILLS

OUR SPECIALTY

SERVICES

We offer consultation, evaluation and intervention at school or home and are dedicated to deliver excellent care to children of all ages.

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OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY

We consider school, play, and self-care to be the “occupations” of childhood. OT helps children participate to their fullest potential.

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SPEECH-LANGUAGE THERAPY

We address the ability to communicate a message using voice, fluency, articulation, and rhythm as well as non-verbal methods such as body language.

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PHYSICAL THERAPY

We sometimes may use physical means to enhance posture, balance and movement. This incorporates muscle strengthening and training to correct abnormal patterns.

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THE SENSORY WORKOUT

Our sensory workout is about strengthening the process of taking in information. This is from the pepspective of a child’s senses and how it is organized in his/her brain.

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TRAINING AND PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

We provide training and professional development opportunities in OT/SLP/PT. If you want to join the largest pediatric therapy providers in Florida, apply now.

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SCHOOL-BASED THERAPIES

2016-2017 NEW CONCEPTS FOR THERAPY ROOMS

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HOW WE CAN WORK TOGETHER

PATIENT, FAMILY

We know the challenges children and parents face on a daily basis and strive to provide all therapy services needed with an effective approach that involves the whole family.

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PHYSICIAN

We also work in line with pediatricians, neurologists, rehabilitation experts, dieticians, social workers and other specialists, to assure best practice care across many aspects of a child’s development.

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EDUCATOR, SCHOOL

We work closely with Public and Private Schools, integrating our services with educational goals and curriculum, and helping on the required implementation of the student’s IEP goals.

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OT/SLP/PT

We are the largest and most committed group of pediatric therapy providers in Florida. As a team, we work together to support and inspire each other. If you are looking to expand your career, we encourage you to join us.

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SCHOOL-BASED THERAPIES

A MULTI-PRACTICE THERAPY ROOM SPECIALLY CREATED FOR US

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Does my child have a TS?

Tourette Syndrome, or TS, is a disorder of the nervous system that causes children to have “tics.” Tics are sudden twitches, movements, or sounds that people do repeatedly. A child who has tics cannot stop their body from doing these things. Children with TS have two forms of tics: motor tics, involving movements of the ...

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A very special school

The South Florida School of Excellence is the first Dade County’s Clinical/Educational, and serves students with several learning special needs such as dyslexia, dysgraphia, dyscalculia, Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD), Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), processing difficulties, learning disabilities, learning disorders, Autism Spectrum Disorder, slow maturation or underachievement, including those who are average, at-risk, have disabilities, ...

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Attention Deficit / Hyperactivity Disorder

Deciding if a child has ADHD is a several step process. There is no single test to diagnose ADHD, and many other problems, like anxiety, depression, and certain types of learning difficulties.   The American Psychiatric Association’s Diagnostic and Statistical Manual, Fifth edition (DSM-5) is used by mental health professionals to help diagnose ADHD. It ...

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Learn The Signs. Act Early. Developmental Milestones.

How your child plays, learns, speaks, and acts offers important clues about your child’s development. Developmental milestones are things most children can do by a certain age.

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DO I NEED AN OT?

Children develop at different rates and some variation is typical; however, in many cases, children benefit from OT.

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SWP: AMAZING EXERCISES!

The Sensory Workout Program can make a difference for children affected by a disruption or delayed learning of life skills and function.

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WHAT ARE THE SEVEN SENSES?

In addition to the five best known senses – taste, touch, sound, sight and smell, there are two others that play an important role.

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HANDS AND FINE MOTOR SKILLS

Fine motor skills are abilities to control and coordinate the small muscles in the hand for precise movements.

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BEFORE YOU MAKE A MOVEMENT

Motor planning or “praxis” is our ability to unconsciously (or consciously) plan and carry out purposeful movements with our bodies.

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