Children's Therapy Services

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Kidmatters Newsletter
Winter 2010


 


 

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Who Are We?
Children's Therapy Services has a long history of providing the highest quality occupational and physical therapy services to the pediatric population. Therapy Services is part of Trinitas Healthcare Corporation, a non-profit subsidiary of Trintas Health Services.

Founded in 1986, Children's Therapy Services has provided educationally based services for schools throughout New Jersey. Beginning in 2002, the practice expanded to include medically based services in a fully equipped pediatric clinic. These services were added to provide a more comprehensive approach to assist children with special needs in reaching their optimal capabilities.

Our experienced staff is registered and licensed by the State of New Jersey. We provide services for children with a variety of medical diagnoses from birth to 21 years of age. Our services include evaluations, direct intervention, consulting services and fun therapeutic summer programs.

Therapy Services provides a wide variety of specialized assessments and treatment techniques. Programs are individualized for each child. These are a few of the services:

Sensory Integration and Praxis Test (SIPT)

Sensory Integration Therapy

Therapeutic Listening

The Listening Program

Handwriting Clinics

Fitness Programs


What is Speech Therapy?
Speech therapy is a health profession that helps a person improve his or her ability to communicate. Speech therapy evaluates and provides intervention in areas such as:

Speech/articulation skills

Language skills

Oral-motor skills

Cognitive or thinking skills


What Is Physical Therapy?

Physical therapy is a health profession whose primary purpose is the promotion of optimal human health and function through application of scientific principles to prevent, identify, assess, correct or alleviate acute or prolonged movement dysfunction. Physical therapy evaluates and provides intervention in areas such as:

Gross motor functioning

Body coordination

Mobility in the home and community

Adaptive equipment needs

Adolescent sports injuries

Pediatric orthopedics


What Is Occupational Therapy?
Occupational therapy is a health profession that utilizes the application of purposeful, goal directed activity in the assessment and treatment of persons with disabilities.

Occupational therapy evaluates and provides intervention in areas such as:

Small object manipulation

Handwriting

Sensory integration

Perceptual skills

Oral-motor skills

Activities of daily livings such as dressing, bathing and toileting


Lending Library
We have a resource/lending library that is available to all our clients. It contains valuable books, periodicals, test materials and videos that cover many areas of human development, disabilities and intervention. Materials may be signed out at the office for up to two weeks. Please avail yourself of this opportunity.

Seminars
The staff of therapy services offers a variety of informative and useful workshops and seminars for parents on topics such as:

Childhood development

Handwriting

Therapeutic home activities

Sensory integration

And more...


Please check the bulletin board at the Cranford office for upcoming events.

Insurance Coverage
Please contact us to inquire about affiliated insurance carriers.

For more information, or to arrange a visit, please call 973-218-6394.

For a printed copy of "Kidsmatters," our latest newsletter, please call us at 973-218-6394.

 

    

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225 Williamson St., Elizabeth, NJ 07202  908-994-5000

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