Occupational therapy enables people of all ages to live life to its fullest by helping them to promote health, make lifestyle or environmental changes, and prevent (or live better with) injury, illness, or disability. By looking at the whole picture — a client’s psychological, physical, emotional, and social make-up — occupational therapy assists people to achieve their goals, function at the highest possible level, maintain or rebuild their independence, and participate in the everyday activities of life.
The professionals who are educated to assess speech and language development and to treat speech and language disorders are called speech-language pathologists (sometimes informally referred to as speech therapists). Speech-language pathologists can also help people with swallowing disorders.
Pediatric physical therapy promotes independence, increases participation, facilitates motor development and function, improves strength and endurance, enhances learning opportunities, and eases challenges with daily caregiving.
WHERE WE WORK
The outpatient setting means that you come to our clinic for all of our services. Therapy session length varies depending on the type of service. OT and PT typically provide 53 minute long sessions which includes caregiver education. Speech therapy sessions typically last 30 minutes. In the outpatient setting, we bill your insurance directly.
When to get Outpatient Services: This setting gives your child access to our Sensory Gym, Snoezelen Room, and our extensive amount of equipment during their therapy session.
We contract through Green River Home Health to provide therapy services in the home. These services typically last 30 minutes for all disciplines. Billing is completed by GRHH which accepts the following insurance companies: Medicaid, WellCare, Passport, Aetna Better Health.
When to get Home Health Services: Home Health Services are designed for children who are recovering from a hospital stay, medically fragile, or families with transportation challenges.
Services provided in the school setting are exclusively for school districts that we contract with. These services are provided in accordance with the Individualized Education Plan (IEP) established by the Admissions and Release Committee (ARC).
When to get School Based Services: These services are educationally based to improve participation and independence within the school day.
Current School Districts Services:
TheraTree services all populations regardless of race, nationality, and/or religion or sex.