Additional Services

Inservices:

Village Therapy Works - InserviceTraining is available for teachers, administrators and parents in speech, language and childhood development. Currently with Occupational Therapy added to our practice we are offering an inservice for children and their readiness abilities on developmentally appropriate handwriting and phonological awareness skills. The ABC’s of Preschool is an inservice that we are offering that will give teachers a hands on approach to teaching pre-readiness skills for children 3 to 5 years of age. We will cover how children acquire sound awareness to letters and letter formation.


Hearing, Vision, Speech and Language Screenings:

Village Therapy Works - Hearing, Vision, Speech and Language ScreeningsThe state mandates that children who are at least 4 or 5 years of age receive hearing and vision screenings. Those who are in Kindergarten, First, Third, Fifth, Seventh, and Eleventh grades also be screened within 120 days of school enrollment. We also provide Developmental Readiness Screenings for children to help determine preparedness for Kindergarten..


Consultations:

Village Therapy Works - ConsultationsWe also offer one time and on-going school consultations with teachers, parents and administrators at local private schools. We observe children with behavioral, fine motor, and communication difficulties in the classrooms, and offer suggestions on how to address these issues.  Often these suggestions can be applied to all children in the classroom.


Fast ForWord:

Fast-ForWord4This is an computer based program to help children who are experiencing difficulty in auditory processing of language, reading decoding, fluency, and comprehension. It is a program that is administered at  home.   See scientficlearning.com for more information.