Chicago, IL: Lumiere Children’s Therapy offers a range of customized classes and programs to improve children’s lives. One of the programs offered by the practice is speech therapy to assist the child in improving their language and speech. It is also ideal for helping them in creating meaningful relationships with family and friends.
The highly trained speech therapists help them make strides in receptive and expressive language, articulation, and phonology through planning and fun activities. Other difficulties the child therapist addresses through the sessions are fluency, attention, memory, apraxia (sequencing), and motor planning.
Lumiere Children’s Therapy Chicago also offers Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) therapy to children diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) by teaching them many valuable skills. The practice provides a high level of supervision during the sessions, whether at the child’s home or the center.
To ensure they learn a range of skills based on their strengths and areas they need assistance, the ABA certified therapist emphasizes a combined approach. Some of the skills taught under the ABA therapy in a home setting include independent play, hygiene routines, sibling interactions, food toleration, sleep training, and toilet training.
The practice also offers physical therapy to assist the little ones in navigating their world by first rolling, crawling, and finally walking. In order to give each patient the needed attention, the practice has a team of five trained and experienced physical therapists. Considering children have different needs, they use a range of approaches to equip them with the skills they need to explore the world around them and play with their peers.
The practice also emphasizes a team-based approach (with the parent/guardian) and mentorship in all therapy sessions. Thanks to the approach, they assist children diagnosed with special conditions such as hypertonia, torticollis, coordination disorders, and cerebral palsy to gain independence and interact with others.
Besides, Lumiere Children’s Therapy Chicago offers occupational therapy by working on the child’s daily self-care routine, visual-motor integration, social and peer interaction skills, feeding, and sensory processing. The practice creates a collaborative plan with the parents to develop fine motor and physical skills.
Thanks to the cooperative and child-centered approaches, the therapy helps children with specialized diagnoses such as developmental delay, autism spectrum disorder, sensory processing disorder, cerebral palsy, down syndrome, and learning delays. Other services offered by the practice include early intervention, augmentative and alternative communication, and social work. Like other services, the trained therapists customize sessions to match the patient’s needs.
Lumiere Children’s Therapy is located at 1500 N Clybourn Ave, Suite C-105, Chicago, IL, 60610. For personalized classes and programs, parents can contact the practice at 312-242-1665. Visit the website for more information.
Lumiere Children’s Therapy
1500 N Clybourn Ave, Suite C-105
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