NOW OFFERING GROUPS IN FANWOOD AND WEST CALDWELL LOCATIONS!
***Groups will start the week of September 16, 2019 and run throughout the 2019-2020 school year. Say & Play groups range from 1 years old to 7/8 years old. Please contact us to discuss the appropriate group for your child.
Say and Play Together is run by an occupational therapist AND a speech language pathologist who collaborate to address individual goals within the context of a group. Children will develop expressive, receptive, and pragmatic (social) language while moving, singing and participating in play based activities. Say and Play Together addresses gross motor, fine motor, self-help (dressing, eating, etc.) skills as well as sensory processing abilities in preparation for pre-school.
Who would benefit?
Children who exhibit the following:
- Sensory dysfunction
- Low muscle tone
- Motor planning problem
- Receptive language delays
- Motor speech disorders (apraxia, dysarthria)
- Difficulty communicating needs, wants and ideas
- Difficulty socializing – poor awareness of others
- Picky eating behavior
- Underdeveloped play skill