Parent’s Corner

Spotlight on Abilities

Early-On The purpose of the spotlight on abilities is to start the intervention early and encourage play and learning based on their developmental norms. We would like to focus on the abilities of each diagnosis. Our prescription(engaging all children in play to develop their pre-academic, social, cognitive and motor skills)
Teenagers – As they grow and become a teenager we will continue with specific interventions that will promote further development.
Our staff will provide training in all areas.

Cerebral Palsy

Tips

Read daily

  • Used and tested with positive results
  • Promotes least restricted environment
  • Great for home support
  • Promotes multi-sensory approach to learning
  • Great intervention for children who are struggling
  • Has been used in tutoring companies
  • Great to use in all environment
  • Supports core curriculum/pre-literacy skills

Autism Tips

Engage in focus play

  • Toys requiring two persons
  • Toys requiring both hands
  • Toys that are bright in colors
  • Toys that make sounds, music and voice recordings
    • Use lap tray (position activity on it)
    • Enclose the environment during play
      • Have social time
      • Daily reading time
      • Daily conversations
      • Play groups
      • Camps
  • Have social time
  • Daily reading time
  • Daily conversations

 

Communication Style at Home PDF – The communication PDF is a form to be used for tracking a child’s basic communication skills and providing parents a record of their child’s basic communication skills. The information is great to share with schools and/or agencies.

Communication Style at Home PDF

Play Style at Home PDF – The play PDF is a form to be used for tracking a child’s basic social/play skills and providing parents a record of their child’s basic play/social skills. The information is great to share with schools and/or agencies.

Play Style at Home PDF