Outpatient pediatric therapy services are provided at our Hillsdale, Stones Crossing, Washington and Replay/Kokomo locations. Pediatric services include physical therapy, occupational therapy and speech therapy. (Please note: Pediatric speech therapy is not currently offered at Replay/Kokomo).
For more information about pediatric therapy services at Community please call 317-355-7868.
Physical therapists address functional limitations and gross motor skills. Treatments focus on increasing strength, range of motion and flexibility through an individualized program of therapeutic exercise, therapeutic activity, and functional training. Programs can include balance activities, gait training and working toward age appropriate skills.
Occupational therapists focus on fine motor skills such as writing, picking up objects, feeding, and buttoning clothes. Treatments may include splinting, therapeutic exercises, and functional activity to increase strength, range of motion and flexibility.
Speech-language therapists provide services for children with speech and language delays. Therapists can address impairments in speech and language comprehension. Treatments may include increasing speech production, increasing receptive language skills and improving auditory comprehension.
What We Treat
Our pediatric therapists can treat the following:
- Sprains and strains
- Cerebral palsy
- Brain injury
Gross Motor Delays
Fine Motor Delays
- Writing and coloring
- Using buttons and zippers
- Eye-hand coordination
- Adaptive equipment needs
- Dressing and self-care
- Playing with peers
Speech and Language Issues
- Expressive and receptive skills