Physical Therapy

Physical therapists facilitate a child'sage-appropriate gross motor skills. Therapy focuses on improving muscle flexibility, muscle strength, balance and coordination, endurance, motor planning, motor control and body and safety awareness. Treatment regimes include: stretching, strengthening, gait training, balance and coordination training, sensory integration, and object manipulation skills.

Our physical therapists can help
children:

  • Improve motor planning and coordination.
  • Improve balance.
  • Improve overall strength.
  • Improve overall endurance.
  • Improve functional mobility (crawling, walking, running)
  • Improve body and safety awareness.
  • Improve ability to problem solve.
  • Assist with increasing overall internal organization, focus, and attention.
  • Improve coping skills and work behaviors.