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Business Name: Play Works Children's Therapies

1700 12th St., Suite B
Hood River, Oregon97031

Phone Number: (541) 716-1316

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Describe treatment approach used: Multisensory approach incorporating the principles of motor learning, integral stimulation. Treatment is provided within highly motivating play routines with maximal target speech production trials/opportunities. Eclectic approach to match the child and what he/she responds best to.

Describe parent/caregiver involvement: Parents are invited to participate in each session, if this is the best arrangement for the child. Therapist models effective approaches, teaches caregivers how to implement outside of the treatment room, parents work with children in the session demonstrating their understanding of what the therapist has shown them to help elicit speech/language/targets with their child.

Describe your past and current involvement in the Apraxia community​?​ Walk coordinator in WNY for 5 years, SUNY Buffalo guest lecturer to present on motor speech disorders, CASANA presentations, local speech/language association presentations, parent support group (Oregon), CAS Therapy Intensive Programming in Oregon.

Do you provide consultation/collaboration with other professionals (for example, ​​attending IEP meetings, co treating, etc.) Yes

Age range​ treated?​ 2 to 10

Hours of operation: Monday-Friday 8:00 AM-6:00 PM

Locations where​ treatment ​is ​provided? Office/Clinic

Insurance accepted? Yes