12 Days of Christmas Physical Therapy Exercises

Get active this Holiday Season with the 12 Exercises of Christmas.  Even if you do not start on the first day of Christmas, pick up on that day and have fun! Happy Holidays! On the FIRST day of Christmas my PT gave to me: 1 20 second SLEIGH RIDE On the SECOND day of Christmas my PT gave to me: 2 …

LLA Spotlight: Kay Caprez

We have amazing therapists at LLA and want to showcase them to you! This week, meet Kay Caprez! Kay is a Speech-Language Pathologist who has been with LLA for 1.5 years! She serves clients in our Hudson and Fairlawn Clinics. She chose to become a therapist because her brother received auditory-verbal speech therapy as a kid after he had his …

LLA Spotlight: Nick Dodds

We have amazing therapists at LLA and want to showcase them to you! This week, meet Nick Dodds! Nick is a Board Certified Behavioral Analyst (BCBA) who has been with LLA for 4 months! He serves clients in our Fairlawn Clinic. He chose to become a therapist because he loves being in a field where he can help children who …

LLA Spotlight: Nalaya Lind

We have amazing therapists at LLA and want to showcase them to you! This week, meet Nalaya Lind! Nalaya is a Registered Behavioral Technician who has been with LLA for since May! She serves clients in our Fairlawn Clinic. She chose to become a therapist because she wanted to try her hand at a new career field that would challenge …

LLA Spotlight: Rachel Chokan

We have amazing therapists at LLA and want to showcase them to you! This week, meet Rachel Chokan! Rachel is a Speech-Language Pathologist who has been with LLA for since August! She serves clients in our Fairlawn Clinic and multiple local school districts. She chose to become a therapist because she helped her mom take her grandpa to speech therapy …

LLA Spotlight: Julie Butt

We have amazing therapists at LLA and want to showcase them to you! This week, meet Julie Butt! Julie is a Physical Therapist who has been with LLA for two years! She serves clients in our Fairlawn Clinic. She chose to become a therapist because she has a passion for fitness and helping people improve their quality of life. She …

5 Everyday Learning Moments for Preschoolers

Have you ever wondered how you can enhance your child’s speech and language skills at home? As a Speech-Language Pathologist to preschoolers, this is a question that I am often asked by the families I work with. Believe it or not, there are many skills you can work on throughout your child’s everyday routine! Continue reading below as we discuss …

12 Days of Christmas Occupational Therapy Activities

There are so many fun occupational therapy activities that you can do with your child this holiday season. Here are 12 of our favorite activities we found online, with links included! On the First day of Christmas, my OT gave to me… HAND STRENGTH Grab a rubber band! Let’s strengthen our hands. Here is a great video of a complete …

4 Holiday Fine Motor Activities

What a snow storm we had this week! Many of us had our first snow day and I hope you and your child made the best of it.  With winter here, I wanted to provide everyone with a few ideas and activities to promote your child’s fine motor skills, visual motor skills, coordination and upper body strength. These activities are …