Pediatric Outpatient Services

Speech Therapy

Speech-language therapy focuses on improving children’s ability to communicate their wants and needs with adults and peers by addressing the areas of language, voice, fluency, and articulation.

  • Speech sound production
  • Fluency
  • Voice
  • Receptive Language
  • Expressive Language
  • Hearing Disorders
  • Central Auditory Processing
  • Feeding/Swallowing Disorders

Occupational Therapy

Occupational Therapy focuses on helping children gain independence with daily living skills by improving fine motor function, strengthening upper extremities, and improving eye-hand coordination.

Our Occupational Therapists are also trained in Sensory Integration, which helps children better process and tolerate information coming in through their senses.

  • Fine motor skills (grasping, cutting, handwriting, using utensils)
  • Organizing and planning motor skills
  • Self-help and hygiene
  • Visual Perceptual skills
  • Visual Tracking skills
  • Hand-eye coordination
  • Body awareness
  • Sensory processing
  • Adaptive equipment modifications
  • Environmental adaptations

Physical Therapy

Physical therapy focuses on treating children who have conditions related to neurological, genetic, and orthopedic disorders. Activities assist students learn correct body movements, alleviate pain while performing gross motor movements, increase the function of injured body parts, and aid in healing from injuries.

  • Gross motor development
  • Postural control
  • Balance and coordination
  • Neuromuscular dysfunction
  • Gait training/walkingEndurance
  • Endurance
  • Positioning and mobility of wheelchairs, walkers, and other mobility aides
  • Muscle tone and strength