Neuropsychology refers to the study of brain and behavior. These evaluations allow for the assessment of how one's brain functions, yielding information about the functioning of various parts of the brain. It can provide detailed and useful information regarding presenting problems.
Psychological evaluations/testing utilize standardized instruments and procedures to assess an individual's cognitive, academic, social, emotional, personality, and behavioral functioning.
Individual, Couples, and Family Psychotherapy
Psychotherapy involves the use of various approaches aimed at helping individuals work through difficult experiences. Based on a clinician's individual assessment of the client's needs, suitable approach(es) are identified and implemented.
Group therapy is comprised of a small group of members with one or more therapists facilitating a discussion on a specified topic. There are different types of groups each with unique focuses and goals.
Occupational therapy helps people improve functioning in their areas of injury, illness, and/or disability. This can have positive implications for individuals' participation at school, work, social situations, community, family, and day-to-day tasks.
Our occupational therapist can help with conducting evaluations and therapy to better determine individuals' strengths and challenges. This might be inclusive of sensory-related issues, fine motor problems (poor handwriting), sensori-motor deficits, visual-spatial difficulties, among others. Our OTs may also incorporate mindful practices and other evidence-based techniques.
We provide specialized occupational therapy services that focus on improving foundational skills required for age-appropriate function and participation in daily life. We take a comprehensive approach to each child/adult we treat as we know all areas of development are connected. Our clients have a variety diagnoses (Autism, ADHD, ODD, Anxiety, Depression, Bipolar, EBD, SPD, Trauma, Cognitive/Developmental delay, etc) and we strive to provide client centered care with education to both the client and family. Our team has additional training and education to provide the following specific sensory based programming: Therapeutic Listening, Pressure Brushing, Astronaut Training, Sensory Diets, Feeding/Picky Eating and Transition Planning. Additionally, our entire OT staff are certified in Interactive Metronome Program to target coordination, processing and executive function delays commonly observed in a variety of diagnoses.
Speech Therapy offers the diagnosis and treatment of communication disorders. Services are provided by a Speech-Language Pathologist, who are often called speech therapists. Speech therapists use techniques to help improve a person’s overall communication skills. Speech therapy may be needed for speech or language disorders developed in childhood or throughout a person’s lifetime.