Sensory Integration

LLA Therapy Out Patient Clinic Director, Bridget Francisco M.S., CCC-SLP, discusses Sensory Integration Our therapy space in Fairlawn allows us to incorporate sensory integration to our speech, occupational, and physical therapy sessions.Sensory integration is an approach to therapy for children with autism and for children who may have a difficulty focusing due to sensory needs. If you would like to …

10 Tips for Mealtime Success with a Problem Eater

LLA Therapy’s Feeding Specialist, Mallory Hawley M.A., CCC-SLP, gives 10 tips for “Problem Eaters” Problem eaters are individuals who have less than 30 foods in their repertoire. They often experience food jags, where they continuously eat the same food daily (i.e., Cheetos) and then suddenly don’t want to eat it again (often times never adding this food back into their …

Hand Strengthening Exercises For Home

LLA Therapy’s own Elise Bondy COTA/L talks about great ways to work on hand strengthening in the homeLooking for creative ways to prepare your child for school? You can strengthen their hands and fingers in preparation for handwriting and have them help around the house at the same time! Sound too good to be true? Check out my tips below:Water …