Pediatric Therapy

Pediatric therapy can involve a combination of CranioSacral therapy, manual therapy techniques, occupational therapy techniques, education, strengthening & stretching to optimize developmental outcomes & health for infants and children. 

 

Pediatric Therapy & CranioSacral Therapy can help with conditions including, but not limited to: 


 

  • Assistance meeting age-appropriate developmental milestones 

  • Breast-feeding issues

  • Childhood anxiety or emotional regulation

  • Decreased/increased tone

  • Difficult to soothe babies

  • Difficulty sleeping

  • Difficulty crawling/walking

  • GERD/reflux symptoms

  • Headaches 

  • Mouth breathing  

  • Plagiocephaly (flat spot-on side of the head) 

  • Reflux

  • Tongue or lip tie (pre- or post-surgical correction)

  • Torticollis 

  • Wellness & development optimization

Holistic Occupational Therapy

Occupational therapists are educated & skilled in assessing how individual’s daily occupations are impacted by illness, injury, medical complications, muscular imbalances & other changes to the body.  Occupations can include exercise, mobility, sleeping, caregiving, feeding, social engagement & much more. Pain, weakness, injuries, stress/anxiety, & musculoskeletal imbalances all change the way someone participates in daily occupations.  Occupational therapists utilize a biopsychosocial treatment approach to optimize a person’s body systems for pain free & unrestricted engagement in daily activities.   

 

A holistic occupational therapy session can involve: 

 

  • Manual lymphatic drainage

  • CranioSacral therapy 

  • Instrument Assisted Soft Tissue Mobilization

  • Manual therapy techniques (soft tissue mobilization, myofascial release, trigger point release)

  • Stretching and strengthening exercise programs 

  • Dry needling 

  • Mindfulness-based cognitive therapy

 

An occupational therapy session can help with conditions including, but not limited to: 


 

  • Adult therapy services 

  • Arthritis 

  • Chronic fatigue syndrome 

  • Chronic pain 

  • Connective tissue disorders

  • Decreased range of motion 

  • Developmental centered therapy for pediatrics 

  • Headaches

  • Jaw pain (TMJ/TMD) 

  • Neurological disorders 

  • Oncology (at any point of treatment) 

  • Pain & pain syndromes

  • Sinus Problems