45 minute playgroup focused on OT skill areas (i.e. sensory processing, fine motor, social, and self-care skills)
30 minutes of structured activities facilitated by an Occupational Therapist, followed by 15 minutes of free play
Occupational Therapist available for individual questions/consultation during free play
Grasp screenings available upon request
Up to 12 children (dependent on location and special needs of children registered)
Parent stays with child (siblings may attend with one parent)
Drop-in playgroups are generally available twice per month. Open to ages 1-6. Cost is $20/playgroup ($10 for additional child). To attend you must pre-register below 48 hours in advance and complete payment within 24 hours.
see drop-down box in registration for times and locations!
~Life Skill Group Sessions (4 Week)~
4 week small group-based Occupational Therapy program
Led by occupational therapists trained to address skill building with a "just right challenge" technique
Group size limited to 6-8 children (based on age/needs of children enrolled) allow for one-on-one time as needed
Focused skill areas will be addressed through carry-over from previous weeks
Includes pre/post assessment administered by a licensed Occupational Therapist
Weekly group activities selected specifically for the children enrolled, based on the needs identified by parents and during initial OT assessment
Individualized recommendations provided for home to address identified needs based on assessment and group performance
Each group session will address multiple skill areas (fine motor, sensory processing, social, and/or self-care), tailored specifically to the needs of the children enrolled. *Please refer to the Home Page for detailed descriptions of these skill areas.
Each session meets once per week for a 45 minute group. Cost for 4 week session is $180. In order to provide our services equally and at a reduced cost, we are private pay only. Discounts will be given for multiple children or classes in the same session.
Age 4-7: Saturdays Feb 24-March 17 @ 9:15 (Umstead Park UCC)
Age 2-4: Saturdays Feb 24-March 17 @ 10:15 (Umstead Park UCC)
Age 4-7: Tuesdays March 20-April 10 @ 4:15 PM (Quail Hollow Swim Club)
AGE 8-11: Saturdays march 24-April 21 @ 11:15 (Umstead Park UcC) **skips March 31**
age 12 & up: Wednesdays April 25-MAy 16 @ 6 PM (Little Guru Yoga)
Submit the form below in order to receive a payment invoice. Please complete payment within 24 hours to secure your child's spot. Those enrolling in a group session will receive registration forms via email once payment is complete.