Screening Services

Screenings

Professional Therapy Associates offers free screenings conducted by licensed Speech-Language Pathologists and Occupational Therapists at local daycares and preschool facilities. These screenings can be invaluable in identifying potential speech, language, and occupational therapy needs in children. 

 

Accessibility: PTA provides screenings at no cost conveniently at your location.

Licensed Professionals: Screenings are conducted by licensed Speech-Language Pathologists and Occupational Therapists to ensure that families receive expert guidance.

Educational Materials: Offering materials like permission slips, flyers, and result sheets helps families understand the process and the significance of the screenings. This educational component can empower parents to make informed decisions about their child's development.

Screenings play a crucial role in early intervention and can help identify potential areas of concern in a child's development, allowing for timely and appropriate interventions if needed. Professional Therapy Associates' commitment to offering these screenings at no cost demonstrates our dedication to supporting children and families in our community.

For more information, please contact Becca Heider at BeccaHeider@ptasensorygym.com.

 

 

Professional Development Staff PD

Offering Professional Development opportunities is a valuable service provided by Professional Therapy Associates. These opportunities can enhance the knowledge and skills of both staff and families, ultimately benefiting the children you serve. Here are some key points regarding this service:

Customized Topics: Your willingness to collaborate and schedule presentations based on the specific needs and interests of your audience is highly beneficial. This approach ensures that the content is relevant and addresses the unique challenges and goals of the participants.

Preschool Focus: The topics you've mentioned, such as "Differentiating within your Preschool Classroom," "Developmental Milestones," and "Sensory Needs for Preschool Children," are particularly relevant for educators, caregivers, and families of young children. These topics can help them better understand child development and create more supportive environments.

Education and Empowerment: Providing Professional Development opportunities not only enhances the skills of professionals but also empowers families with knowledge and strategies to support their children's development and learning.

Collaborative Approach: Collaborating with your team to deliver these presentations shows your commitment to sharing expertise and promoting continuous learning within your community.

Tailored Solutions: By offering presentations on specific topics, you can address areas where there may be gaps in knowledge or understanding. This targeted approach can lead to more effective interventions and support for children.

Professional Development opportunities are an essential aspect of enhancing the quality of care and education provided to children. They equip professionals and families with the tools and information needed to create nurturing and effective learning environments. Your willingness to collaborate and tailor presentations to specific needs reflects a commitment to the ongoing growth and development of your staff and the families you serve. This is a valuable resource for your community.

For more information, please contact Sarah Meyer at sarahmeyer@ptasensorygym.com. 

 

In-Daycare Therapy Services

Professional Therapy Associates is happy to send a team of licensed Speech-Language Pathologists and Occupational Therapists to your location to provide therapeutic services to children who have been evaluated and/or diagnosed with Speech or Occupational Therapy needs. These services are provided at NO COST to the facility. Families have the option to pay privately or to go through their insurance companies to cover the cost of these services.

 

For more information, please contact Becca Heider at BeccaHeider@ptasensorygym.com.