Occupational therapy focuses on helping people with a disability be as independent as possible in all areas of their lives. OT can help kids with various needs improve their cognitive, physical, sensory, and motor skills and enhance their self-esteem and sense of accomplishment.
Speech therapy treats communication challenges, both expressive and receptive, that cause children to have difficulty with verbal communication. Speech therapy also treats oral motor concerns, such as chewing and swallowing, as well as articulation, auditory processing and social skills.
Physical therapy provides treatment to children who have conditions that limit their physical abilities. Physical therapy will help them learn to move their bodies correctly, make movements less painful, increase the function of injured body parts, and heal from injuries.
Therapists at Smile A While treat children using current methods that have been shown to improve and maintain function. Smile A While strongly believes in being family centered, taking into account each pediatric clients family dynamics.
Some of our specializations include:
Sensory Processing Disorder is a condition in which the brain has trouble receiving and responding to information that comes in through the senses.
Call the Early Intervention Program, Westchester County Health Department at (914) 813-5094.
Although we do not accept insurance, you can sign your child up for our affordable private sessions:
- Ages 0-3: $55 for 30 min.
- Ages 3-5: $65 for 45 min.
Occupational therapists can evaluate the underlying components that support a student's handwriting, such as muscle strength, endurance, coordination, and motor control.
It is an elastic tape that has multiple purposes depending on where and how it is applied. It is often used to reduce pain, swelling, improve strength, encourage optimal alignment, and decrease muscle fatigue. Children with a variety of orthopedic, neuromuscular, or medical conditions can benefit from Kinesio Tape
We are currently looking for COTA’s, SLP, and PT as independent contractors for clinic based Pre-School cases. If you are interested please call and schedule an in- person meeting. Bring the completed application along with all other required documents to the meeting. (Please click the link below for the application)Find out how to join us