Therapies & Services
Applied Behavior Therapy (ABA Therapy) is evidence intervention for children with Autism. Applied behavior analysis (ABA) is the use of various techniques and principles to bring about meaningful and positive change in behavior and skills of individuals such as communication, social, academic, and behavior difficulties (noncompliance, temper tantrums, self injury behaviors, property
destruction, injury to others, amongst others). It is the most commonly used intervention in individuals with Autism.
- Feeding Therapy is generally provided by a trained occupational therapist to assist individuals in being able to eat different types of food and increase food intake by mouth due to various reasons such as low motor control of mouth, oral motor apraxia, decreased oral motor muscle tone and strength, sensory processing disorders, amongst other reasons.
- Nutritional Consultation: Consultation provided by dietician to improve individual's intake of healthy foods and supplements and to increase/decrease body weight based on needs
- Psychological Services: for Psychological/Educational testing and counselling of various disorders.
- Physical Therapy (PT) is the use of assessment and intervention for the preservation, enhancement, or restoration of movement and physical function impaired or threatened by disease, injury, or disability that utilizes therapeutic exercise, physical modalities (such as massage and electrotherapy), assistive devices, prostheses for legs, amongst others.
- Occupational Therapy (OT) is the use of assessment and intervention to develop, recover, or maintain the meaningful activities, or occupations, of individuals with any type of disorders/diagnoses. They provide intervention for fine motor and self help skills delays, decreased strength in upper body and hands, sensory processing difficulties, use of assistive devices/prosthesis for arms and hands, amongst others.
- Special Education services are provided by special education teachers to assist individuals with their learning needs and to help individuals with special needs become successful in learning.
- Speech Therapy is the use of assessment and intervention to help people who have speech
problems, to learn to pronounce sounds, words, sentences correctly.
Speech and language therapy is the care, support and treatment for children and adults who have