What are your goals after you graduate high school? How many points do you need to score in tonight’s basketball game for your team to win? Can you beat your big brother in an ice cream eating contest? Goals can come in many shapes and forms. They can be motivating, they can be fun or they can help us achieve milestones throughout our lives .Read More
Getting around in our environment is an important life skill. It not only allows for greater independence, but it also lays a groundwork for many other skills such as exploration, vision skills, play and more.Read More
Each year, we offer a sensory friendly Santa experience that allows families the time and resources to get a picture full of smiles with Santa. Not only is Santa in a separate room so that the atmosphere is calm and inviting, but TOPS therapists are also on hand to help with children on all abilities. We offer time to get to comfortable with Santa, different seating options, as well as a pre-programmed device (iPad) to tell Santa what they want for Christmas. It’s perfect if a child is nervous or doesn’t talk very much. As you can see in the pictures, this year was another success!
Handwriting has many benefits over typing, such as "learn better, retain information longer, and more readily grasp new ideas" Its important to continue working on handwriting before switching to a keyboard.Read More