Author Archives for Carolina Therapy Connection

Apps for Autism

April 3, 2018
Technology has really come a long way and it is amazing to see how much kids respond to these new electronics. The iPad has become so popular especially with the Autism Community and with therapists all over. With so many people getting the iPads for their children, I thought it would be useful to make… View Article

Carolina Therapy Connection is Expanding

March 8, 2018
READY FOR OUR BIG NEWS?….We are EXPANDING!! Not only are we going to double our space, but we are also expanding our services! We will have the LARGEST sensory gym in Eastern NC and offer the most comprehensive services. Services include Occupational, Physical, and Speech Therapy as well as Social Skills Groups, Augmentative Communication Evaluations,… View Article

Water Safety Rules for Children with ASD

February 27, 2018
If you’re the parent or caregiver of a child with autism, chances are you are well aware of the risks they face when it comes to wandering and water. As you likely know, wandering is hugely common among children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD), and because they’re also often fascinated with water, they can very… View Article

Sensory Friendly Films

January 12, 2018
In certain parts of the US they have developed a program called “Sensory Friendly Films,” however, this is not available in Greenville.  So, I would like to give some suggestions for ways to create your own sensory-friendly family movie time in the comfort of your own home! Leave the lights on and turn the volume… View Article

Stretching Your Dollar

December 18, 2017
In order to be able to enjoy all of those family activities on the weekend, buy new fine motor or sensory toys for the kids, or just to put some money away, it’s important to be smart with your dollar. We all know it is that time of year when insurance deductibles renew and co-payments… View Article