Tips For Attending Fall Festivals With Special Needs Children

  Tips For Attending Fall Festivals With Special Needs Children We are into that time of year of fall events and fall festivals! And so we wanted to give you some tips and ideas to make sure that your family can participate in all these fun activities, even if...

How Play Therapy Helps Special Needs Kids Reach Their Goals

  How Play Therapy Helps Special Needs Kids Reach Their Goals Today we wanted to talk a little bit about play therapy, and how we use play to help children reach their therapeutic goals.  Gyms and Equipment   Working in a clinic like this is lots of fun! And...

Medicaid Waiver Programs For Special Needs Kids

Medicaid Waiver Programs For Special Needs Kids Recently I’ve had many questions about a very important topic. In fact, this topic is so important that I’m just going to do an outline of it right now, but later I’ll cover more parts of it in depth. We may even hold a...

Does My Child Need Physical Therapy?

One question we often get is, “Does my child need physical therapy?”   Sometimes it’s obvious that your child could benefit from physical therapy. Sometimes when you teach a child a new skill such as walking, running, jumping, it can be obvious that the child is...

Nonverbal Communication Tips For Special Needs Kids

Nonverbal Communication Tips For Special Needs Kids   Many parents bring their child to see a speech therapist because their child is not yet talking. But what many parents don’t realize is that just because their child is not talking that doesn’t mean their...

Skills That Are Developed From Bike Riding For Special Needs Kids

Skills That Are Developed By Bike Riding For Special Needs Kids Today we’re going to talk about bike riding. We get a lot of questions about bike riding which is great because bike riding is a fantastic skill for many reasons.   Balance   For one thing,...

After-School Care For Kids With Special Needs

  After-School Care For Kids With Special Needs One topic that’s been on our minds since it’s back to school time is after-school care.    How Often Will You Need Care?   After-school care is a complex topic because it depends on things like how many...

Special Needs Playground in Allen TX

Features of Our Special Needs Playground Our playground is extra special because we designed it just for the needs of our kiddos!    Vestibular Stimulation   My favorite piece is a small, gray seat that looks kind of like a flower. It’s actually a little...

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