Our birth to three program provides services through the county and at no cost to you in your home or daycare if your child qualifies.
At Hands-On Physical Therapy, we have therapists and teachers that work with our pediatric patients to address all types of conditions and developmental delays. Marcia Gahman, PT, who is bilingual, leads our pediatric department and has over 30 years of experience working with special needs children. She specializes in evaluating and treating developmental delays in children and infants. If you have any questions about this process, please contact us at 610-678-9949 and speak with the office manager, who will be happy to assist you.
Sensory processing interferes with many everyday routines from feeding to dressing to attention in play and socialization. Using sensory integrative techniques, the occupational therapist will find ways to integrate and reduce the impact of these issues. Caretakers are invited to be active participants in the therapy where you will be coached how to implement strategies that work with your daily routines.
Using a developmental sequence of early sound development and imitative skills, strategies to promote communication will be developed. Use of sign and picture exchange may be used to augment the communication process. Attention will be given to social skills development and peer interaction.