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.
Inclement Weather Policy
In the event of inclement weather, TheraPLACE management will determine if our office will be closed due to snow, ice or other adverse conditions. Please contact our office at 502-893-1380 prior to departing for your appointment to confirm that we are open.
2017 Gift Guide - Therapist Approved!
What is phonological awareness?
Developing phonological awareness skills are a prerequisite to developing good reading skills. Having good phonological awareness skills means that a child is able to manipulate or work with individual sounds and words. For example, a speech therapist might ask child to break the word "ship" into individual sounds: "sh-i-p". This skill is referred to as the segmentation of sounds. Listed below are a few more
Understanding Gross Motor Skills
What are gross motor skills?
Gross motor skills refer to everyday physical activities that require the use of the large muscles in the arms, legs, and torso. These activities include standing and walking, running and jumping,
sitting upright at a table or desk, participating in hand-eye coordination skills such as ball skills (throwing, catching, kicking), and other skills such as riding a bike and swimming.
Perfect Attendance Winner for August
Congratulations Melanie and family on perfect attendance for the month of August. Enjoy your $50.00 Visa gift card!
Preschool Readiness Playgroups
TheraPLACE is excited to announce our new Preschool Readiness Playgroups! Children ages 2-1/2 to 5 years are welcome to join our weekly groups from