Pediatric Therapy Services

Your child may need help performing everyday activities due to a delay in physical development or because of a specific health condition. At Parkview our experienced team of therapists can help your child learn skills to help improve their movement, speech and ability to process information.

Services We Provide

Our team of pediatric therapists focuses on the following areas:

Physical therapy
Parkview physical therapists focus on the strength and proper movement that can help your child successfully complete everyday activities, including:

  • Progressing from rolling, to crawling, to walking with or without assistance
  • Strengthening weak muscles
  • Balance
  • Coordination
  • Stability

Occupational therapy
Parkview occupational therapists can help your child improve fine motor skills, including:

  • Awareness and interpretation of the body’s five senses
  • Attention and concentration
  • Coordinating eye movement and visual perception
  • Coordinating the use of both hands for activities (cutting, writing, typing)
  • Improving self-care skills (feeding, dressing, toileting and hygiene)
  • Age-appropriate play and skills needed for school

Speech therapy
Parkview speech therapists can help your child improve communication skills by:

  • Promoting proper articulation of sounds and understanding of language
  • Teaching basic sign language
  • Using communication devices
  • Developing an awareness of language
  • Promoting skills for expressing needs and wants
  • Conversation and communication
  • Practicing turn-taking
  • Teaching cause and effect

For more information, call Parkview Pediatric Rehabilitation at 260-373-7925.