Back to School Tips 2019

Back To School Tips

Summer is in full swing, but it is never too early to start planning for the next school year. During the summer months, it is common to get out of the school routine, which can make starting the year more difficult. Here are a few tips to try during the summer to help make transitioning back to school easier.

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TheraPLACE Element Age Feeding Group Flyer

Early Elementary Feeding Group

Learn to be a "Food Scientist" - Early Elementary Feeding Group

TheraPLACE is excited to announce our new Early Elementary Feeding Group. Want to encourage your child to have fun while trying new foods? Research shows that children respond better to peer models compared to adults when learning to try new foods!

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Summer Camp List 2019

Summer Camps 2019

Looking for a fun and safe way to stay active this summer? We can help! Check out this list of summer camps offered in the Louisville, Ky area. If you know of additional camps offered this summer, PLEASE let us know. We would love to share the information with our TheraPLACE families.

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Autism Awareness Month 2019

What is Autism?

April is Autism Awareness Month! Autism Spectrum Disorder is a broad range of conditions that involve difficulty with social skills, speech, non-verbal communication, repetitive behaviors, and sensory processing. There is no one cause for Autism. It can be influenced by a variety of factors including environmental and genetic variables. Children who present with Autism are often able to participate in community activities with the assistance of therapists and adaptations in the environment to meet their needs.

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TheraPLACE 2019 Running Club

Running Club 2019

TheraPLACE 2019 Running Club is Here!

Come run with us! We will be preparing for running or walking as a team in the 14th Annual Outrunning Autism Walk on June 1st, 2019. This is a great way to get your child moving and socializing with peers under the supervision and support of TheraPLACE staff and volunteers.

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March is Cerebral Palsy Awareness Month

Cerebral Palsy Awareness Month 2019

What is Cerebal Palsey?

March is Cerebral Palsy Awareness Month! Cerebral palsy (CP) is a group of neurological diagnoses that refer to an injury to the brain that occurs before birth, during birth, or during the first 2 years. Cerebral palsy can present in many different ways, depending on the part of the brain that is affected. It can impact one limb, up to all 4. It can affect the way someone walks, talks, eats, hears, sees, uses the bathroom, breathes, and more. It can also cause

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Join The Fun With Our Preschool Playgroups

Join the Fun with our Preschool Readiness Playgroups!

Want to provide your child with a fun learning environment? Let us help your child develop the skills needed for early education. TheraPLACE preschool readiness playgroups encourage positive social interactions, increased independence, and enhanced self-confidence through purposeful play. These groups is a perfect stepping stone for kiddos nearing all of the new experiences that come along with starting preschool. Oh yeah.... and it's FUN!

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Winter Activities 2019

Winter Activities 2019

The holidays are over, but there is still lots of time to enjoy the cold, winter months. We all have mixed opinions about the cold, snow, and slippery weather. Some of us may prefer to stay curled up under a blanket and watch TV. While this is fun occasionally, it is important to keep your child's mind and body active this time of year. After all, staying inside all day make children go stir crazy. Below are a few ways for the entire family to stay active during these cold months.

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