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Our Speech and Language Pathologist helps our students develop their communication and thinking skills. She works closely with the teaching staff to provide treatment and strategies designed to improve areas such as conversation skills, problem solving, clarity and articulation. Our students learn strategies to improve their social interactions across many environments. These are some of the skills that are improved on in Speech class.

  • Conversational Turn Taking
  • Problem Solving
  • Expressing Wants and Needs
  • Following Directions
  • Speaking Clearly
  • Social Skills

In OT, our children learn many skills that will benefit them for a lifetime. An OT addresses primarily motor, sensory, perceptual, cognitive, psychosocial, and environmental aspects of a child’s well-being. Our OT looks for intrinsically motivating activities to help our students be healthier and more independent individuals. Some of the areas our OT helps our students with are:

  • Fine/Gross Motor Skills
  • Problem Solving
  • Hand-Eye Coordination
  • Emotional Awareness
  • Body Space Awareness
  • Strength