In-home Therapy   •   February 4, 2021

How to Develop Self-Control in Children

Why Intentional Play Makes All The Difference Change. It’s the one thing you have faced time and time again this past year. And gosh, it’s hard. For you, as a parent and caregiver. And for your kids. You’re feeling it. Exhausted. Fed up. Bone tired. And your child is, too. Acting out. Yelling. Bursting into […]

Speech Therapy, In-home Therapy   •   January 12, 2021

Back to the Beginning….

Hi All!  Katie here. Happy New Year! I could use this new blog post to reflect on all that we encountered in 2020, but I think we have all heard enough of 2020, right?!? As the new year begins and we approach our 9th year in business, we have set out to tackle some big, […]

In-home Therapy   •   September 12, 2020

Games to Develop Self-Control in Children

Who knew that playing games would be considered therapy?  We did!  As our name suggests, Beyond Speech Therapy Specialists go “beyond speech.”  Services delivered by our Licensed Clinical Social Workers provide social-emotional and behavioral therapy that help support the rollercoaster that we can sometimes experience with child development. The ups and downs include it all, […]

In-home Therapy, Motor Skills at Home   •   July 22, 2020

Working on Visual Motor Development Using Fun Games with Pediatric Therapy at Home

Visual motor development is very important at a young age because it is the foundation of teaching children shapes, letter formation, and number formation. When children can imitate with their hands what they are seeing with their eyes, this is a sign of mature visual motor skills. For example, if you build a single tower […]

In-home Therapy, Pediatric Physical Therapy   •   July 10, 2020

Working on Balance During Pediatric Physical Therapy In Home

Is your child working on balance in therapy? Balance is a skill that we focus on in physical therapy from early walking through grade school. You need balance to take your first steps, and you also need balance to succeed during PE class and recess. Balance requires strength, coordination and proprioception–the knowledge of where your […]