Posts Tagged ‘school-based therapy’

Benefits of Speech Therapy for Children

Posted on October 21st, 2020 by ProCare Therapy

School-based therapy can cover a wide range of services from psychologists, school nurses, speech-language pathologists, special education teachers, occupational therapists, physical therapists, sign language interpreters, and more. The goal of the school district is to create a comprehensive team of professionals who can come together to create the best learning environment for students with developmental disabilities. For example, special education teachers can help teach students who are unable to attend mainstream classes with their peers. Speech-language pathologists can help these students learn the communication skills they need to make themselves heard. Occupational and physical therapists can help them with any physical challenges they need to overcome.

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How School-Based Therapists Can Communicate Effectively

Posted on August 15th, 2009 by ProCare Therapy

Therapy professionals who provide school-based services have to overcome communication barriers that can hinder the progress of therapy. Speech therapists, physical therapists, occupational therapists and other therapy providers work with students at various grade levels from different classrooms and possibly different schools. There are many different teachers and parents to keep in contact with, so it is important to develop those relationships throughout the school year.

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