A therapy intensive may be recommended for your child in order to maximize the effects of treatment. In a treatment intensive the frequency, intensity, and duration of therapy are increased over a relatively short period of time. Typically, a child is seen for 1 ½ hours in each of 3-4 consecutive days. Research has found this to be an effective and “intensive” model of intervention. Often this is a good choice if a child seems to have plateaued or needs a “jump start.” This is also a good option for clients who have to travel a long distance to the clinic. A home program is given at the end of the intensive with a follow up plan.
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Clinical Assessment and Practical Interventions for Praxis - From Ideation to Execution
March 8-9th, 2019 at Raddison Holel PDX Airport. Presented by Teresa A. May-Benson, Sc.D., OTR/L, FAOTA. Click here for course details and registration.
Parent Support Groups
APT partners with Swindell's Resource Center to provide Sensory Seminars PDX once a month at Providence. For more info go to: oregon.providence.org/news-and-events to view next event. Please be sure to register online!
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