Developmental Center

Speech-language pathologists (sometimes called speech therapists) assess, diagnose, treat, and help to prevent communication and swallowing disorders in patients. Speech and language therapy provides life-changing treatment, support and care for children and adults who have difficulties with communication, or with eating, drinking and swallowing. Here at ABLE we want to make sure that every patient has a way to communicate at home and in the community. We provide therapy based on individual needs using several different forms of communication such as an AAC device, ASL or PECS.  We work on a wide variety of communication disorders from pragmatics and social skills to articulation and grammar.

For more info go to the American Speech-Language-Hearing Therapy Association:

http://www.asha.org


Music Therapy

Physical Therapy

Speech Therapy

Occupational therapy helps people across the lifespan to do the things they want and need to do through the therapeutic use of daily activities (occupations). Occupational therapy practitioners enable people of all ages to live life to its fullest by helping them promote health, and prevent—or live better with—injury, illness, or disability. 
Common occupational therapy interventions include helping children with disabilities to participate fully in school and social situations, helping people recovering from injury to regain skills, and providing supports for older adults experiencing physical and cognitive changes.

For more info go to the American Occupational Association web page here:

http://www.aota.org/


We provide high quality therapeutic services in a safe and nurturing environment for our families and their children. The therapies we offer include speech (ASL certified), occupational, physical, music, and habilitation. All therapies are through DDD and are provided by a certified therapist.


Hours:

Vary depending on therapist hours. Please call so we can help you find a time that works best for you and your family!

Clinical Therapy

Music Therapy is an established health profession in which music is used within a therapeutic relationship to address physical, emotional, cognitive, and social needs of individuals. After assessing the strengths and needs of each client, the qualified music therapist provides the indicated treatment including creating, singing, moving to, and/or listening to music. Through musical involvement in the therapeutic context, clients' abilities are strengthened and transferred to other areas of their lives. Music therapy also provides avenues for communication that can be helpful to those who find it difficult to express themselves in words.
For more info go to American Music Therapy Association web page here:
http://www.musictherapy.org/ 


Services

We strive to supplement what young children are receiving in the preschools by providing an individualized curriculum based around the unique needs and abilities of your child. Our developmental center offers a structured learning environment individualized for each child while they are obtaining habilitation goals.


Hours:

Monday - Friday

8 am - 4:00 pm




Physical therapy treatment is provided by therapists who are movement experts that treat people of all ages and abilities, helping them improve and maintain function and quality of life. Physical therapists create individual treatment plans to match each person’s goals, helping them improve their fitness and function, and partner in their own care.

For more information go to the American Physical Therapy Association web page here:

http://www.apta.org/


Occupational Therapy