Occupational Therapy For Infants through Adults

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April is…

April is Autism Awareness and Acceptance month AND Occupational Therapy month. What a great combination!

Tae Kwon Do at the Clinic Annex

Tae Kwon Do is offered at the Clinic Annex (204 South Main Street). Sign up soon only 6 slots left for the 6-week youth class. Trifecta Martial Arts Trifecta Martial Arts is a brand new martial arts program coming to… Continue Reading →

Pre Teen Boys Group

Ages 8-15 years Thursdays 5:00-6:00pm, starting January 27 and ending April 21 $150 total for 12 weeks Held at the SSCW Annex Verbal skills, non-aggressive welcomed, limited to 6 children Sessions geared towards exploration, social skills, gross motor and fine… Continue Reading →

Pre Teen Girls Group

Ages 7-13 years Mondays 5:30-6:30pm, starting January 24 and ending April 18 $150 total for 12 weeks Held at the SSCW Annex Verbal skills, non-aggressive welcomed, limited to 6 children Sessions geared towards exploration, social skills, gross motor and fine… Continue Reading →

Celebrating 10 Years

On November 14, 2011, Peggy McCourry and Tamara Hodge opened a small occupational therapy clinic on West Maple Street in Wayland. 10 years later this clinic has 2 larger locations, 5 therapists, 2 support staff and provides OT to over… Continue Reading →

Does your child walk on their toes?

Check with your doctor to rule out any medical causes, then try squeaky shoes and these activities.

Safe and Sound Protocol

What is it? The Safe and Sound Protocol (SSP) is a five hour, research-based, auditory intervention designed to reduce stress and auditory sensitivity while enhancing social engagement and resilience. Based on Dr. Porges’ Polyvagal Theory, the SSP exerts a calming… Continue Reading →

Backpack Safety

Now that school is in session, the American Occupational Therapy Association recommends taking notice of what items are being carried to and from school and how. The following guidelines can help: Make sure that the backpack that is the correct… Continue Reading →

Foam!

Our new Foam machine offered a novel Sensory Experience for the girl’s social group on a hot Monday. Boys group is going to really enjoy this on Thursday. Some kids took a while to touch the foam soap but after… Continue Reading →

Parent testimony

Parent testimony of 4 year-old after 7 sessions of occupational therapy: We have a chalkboard in my son’s bedroom and we have chalk markers, so it requires fine motor skills. Before my son would grab it with his entire fist,… Continue Reading →

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