Developmental Milestones Infants Should Achieve

Today we’re going to talk about developmental milestones infants should achieve. What is a developmental milestone? A developmental milestone is a set of abilities that the child is expected to achieve by a certain age. This set of abilities includes: Physical...

Why Sensory Issues Cause Feeding Issues

By popular demand, we’ve been asked to do a series on feeding.  When we assess kids for sensory issues, we find that feeding and food intake is a huge issue.  This is not surprising, because if you have sensory issues in your body you probably have them in your mouth...

Outdoor Activities For Kids With Special Needs

It’s spring! Have you been enjoying the nice, sunny weather? We often get asked about sensory-friendly outdoor activities. It’s really not as complicated as you might think. Many of the things we do with our typically-developing kids are also great to do with our kids...

Common Vision Issues With Special Needs Children

Often our clients come in and have questions related to vision. They notice that their kids have trouble with things like catching a ball—they may close their eyes and shy away from it, or it will be obvious that they’re having trouble tracking it.  Handwriting Or,...

The Benefits of Craniosacral Therapy

Today we’d like to tell you about the benefits of craniosacral therapy. Craniosacral therapy is a gentle, hands-on approach that releases tensions deep in the body to relieve pain and dysfunction and improve whole-body health and performance. Relieves tension We use...

Physical Therapy Services in Katy TX

We want to let you all know a little bit about what we do as a physical therapy facility as well as an occupational therapy facility.  A lot of the clients we see in physical therapy can be as small as a few months old. Sometimes babies are born with a condition...

Why We Only Provide Occupational Therapy

Families often ask us, “Why do you only do occupational therapy here?” That’s an excellent question! There are two ways you can approach treatment for kids. You can have separate clinics, where you go to one place that does behavior therapy, and another for...

Toothbrushing Tips For Children With Special Needs

One of the big questions we’ve been getting this month is about toothbrushing tips for children with special needs. Many of our parents call to ask, “How can I get my child to brush their teeth?” Type of Toothbrush First of all, they need to have an electric...

Grocery Shopping Tips For Children With Special Needs

Hello everyone! We were just talking about grocery stores, and how challenging they can be. Many of our clients struggle with the challenge of getting through a grocery store, so we came up with some grocery shopping tips for children with special needs you can use to...

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