Collaborative Care Meetings For Special Needs Kids

Collaborative Care Meetings For Special Needs Kids

Today I want to talk to you about a new thing we’ve just launched. It’s called CCM, which stands for “collaborative care meeting.” Get Everyone On The Same Page   We have been so busy at Cutting Edge! We now offer 4 services: occupational, physical, and speech...

Birthday Party Ideas During COVID-19

Birthday Party Ideas During COVID-19

This has certainly been a good year for learning how to adapt. We’re also having to learn new skills, like—how can we celebrate a birthday in the middle of a pandemic? Drive-By Birthday Party   People have given me some very creative ideas for how they’ve solved...

Our New protocols For COVID-19

Our New protocols For COVID-19

We have just released some new protocols at Cutting Edge. These are pretty stringent protocols because we know we are headed into flu season, strep throat is going around, and of course, there has been an increase in Covid-19 in multiple states, including hot spots in...

Thanksgiving Tips During COVID

Thanksgiving Tips During COVID

Thanksgiving is approaching quickly! Thanksgiving will look a bit different this year, as everything has looked different this year because we are in a pandemic and we have many different variables to account for now.   With the onset of flu season, and with the...

How Physical Therapy Can Help Your Child’s Development

How Physical Therapy Can Help Your Child’s Development

We’re sure you’ve heard about physical therapy. You’ve probably heard about it as something you do after knee replacement surgery or other times like that. But do you know about all the wonderful things it can do? Movement System   Physical therapists are...

2 Conditions In Infants That Can Be Treated With Physical Therapy

2 Conditions In Infants That Can Be Treated With Physical Therapy

Hi, I’m Beth Ward, a Physical Therapist here at Cutting Edge Pediatric Therapy. Today I want to talk to you about two conditions that are commonly seen in newborns. Torticollis   The first one is called torticollis, which is a condition that means your baby tilts...

Why Pumpkin Carving is a Great Sensory Activity

Why Pumpkin Carving is a Great Sensory Activity

This week I want to give you some ideas that are low-risk, but also sensory-friendly.   Even if You Paint Your Pumpkin   One great low-risk, sensory-friendly activity is pumpkin carving! This is a great activity even if you paint your pumpkin, rather than...

Halloween Tips For Special Needs Kids During COVID-19

Halloween Tips For Special Needs Kids During COVID-19

It’s that time of the year … what time of the year is it? Halloween!   Costume Tip   We recently had Olaf the Snowman visit our center! Please check out our video of Olaf, because I want you to see his costume. Olaf has a perfect COVID Halloween costume! His...

Developmental Checklist For Special Needs Kids

Developmental Checklist For Special Needs Kids

We’ve had a lot of questions about the Developmental Checklist we have posted on our website.   If You Aren't Sure If Your Child Needs Therapy   We have many parents who call us who are not really sure if their kiddo needs therapy. Sometimes their...

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