Author Archives for Carolina Therapy Connection

“It Takes a Village” The Benefits of a Multi-disciplinary Approach to Sensory Integration Therapy

December 5, 2019
A Multi-disciplinary Approach to Sensory Integration Therapy   If you have a child with Sensory Processing Disorder, you know how important routines and familiarity are to them. We feel working with a team using the multi-disciplinary approach reduces the stress of working with multiple facilities and improves the overall results of your child’s care. Communication… View Article

Are You and Your Child Frustrated With Homework?

October 15, 2019
It is officially fall – that means football, costumes, hayrides, pumpkin spiced lattes (and everything else pumpkin flavored you can dream up) and HOMEWORK. (Wait, homework?). Yes, if your evenings are like many other parents, it consists of long, grueling nights of frustration, confusion, and nagging. Chances are your child has been “back to school”… View Article

Articulation Sensation!

August 13, 2019
All children have speech variations during their early language development. Perhaps your child switches different consonants or still mixes words with baby talk. All of these things are normal to a certain age. Some children grow out of these practices or figure out articulation once they have learned to read and see how things are… View Article

AAC and Me

May 23, 2019
AAC Augmentative and Alternative Communication, or AAC, is a widely used tool to aid in communication, speech and language. “AAC includes all of the ways we share our ideas and feelings without talking. We all use forms of AAC every day. You use AAC when you use facial expressions or gestures instead of talking. You… View Article

Feeding Therapy

April 9, 2019
   Getting the Facts for Feeding Therapy Do you think your child could benefit from feeding therapy? Have you noticed that your child is extremely picky, scared to try new things, not engaged in mealtimes, or not keeping up with growth for their age?   If you have any concerns, we would love to help!… View Article

Congrats to our Newly Certified Autism Specialist

February 28, 2019
We are proud to celebrate Laurel’s certification as an Autism Specialist!    What is a Certified Autism Specialist?   Laurel is one of our amazing speech language therapists who has voluntarily worked towards becoming a Certified Autism Specialist in order to further develop her skill set in helping treat individuals with autism. A Certified Autism… View Article

Sensory Gym is Completed!

January 22, 2019
Check out our new, state-of-the-art sensory gym! We now have the largest, most comprehensive sensory gym in all of Eastern North Carolina. Stop by our Greenville location to tour our facility! Connect with us on social media to stay up to date with new and exciting developments this year! Connect with us on Facebook Connect… View Article

Carolina Therapy Connection’s Gift Guide

December 13, 2018
Looking for gifts that will also promote developmental skills? The following gift ideas, suggested by our licensed therapists, have been categorized into developmental skill areas: Games Motor Planning I can do That!(Cat and the Hat) https://www.amazon.com/Cat-Hat-Can-That-Game/dp/B0016LKFXE/ref=sr_1_1?s=toys-and-games&ie=UTF8&qid=1543518825&sr=1-1&keywords=i+can+do+that+game Twister Red Rover Handwriting/Literacy Boggle/Boggle Jr.https://www.amazon.com/Boggle-Junior-Game-Amazon-Exclusive/dp/B00000IWD4/ref=sr_1_1?s=toys-and-games&ie=UTF8&qid=1543519226&sr=1-1&keywords=boggle+jr Scrabble Rory’s Story Cubes See & Spell by Melissa & Doug https://www.amazon.com/Melissa-Doug-Educational-Double-Sided-Spelling/dp/B0007Y4DLG/ref=sr_1_1_sspa?s=toys-and-games&ie=UTF8&qid=1543519995&sr=1-1-spons&keywords=see+and+spell+melissa+and+doug&psc=1 I like… View Article

Sensory-Friendly Santa Event at CTC

November 19, 2018
Join us at Carolina Therapy Connection for our 2nd Annual Sensitive Santa Event  Thursday, December 13th from 6pm to 7:30pm at our Greenville Clinic   This FREE event is for all children with special needs and their families. Come and enjoy some tasty treats, play games, have fun in our newly expanded sensory gym, and… View Article

Carolina Therapy Connection Gives Back!

November 11, 2018
Join CTC in gathering toys and items for Operation Christmas Child Every shoebox gift is an opportunity to share about Jesus Christ and God’s love!   Carolina Therapy Connection is collecting items for Operation Christmas Child and will be dropping them off the week of November the 12th.  Please help us by bringing by items… View Article