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Staff Spotlight Vlog #2: Brandi and Katie

May 1, 2020

Welcome to our 2nd Staff Spotlight Vlog! This video features two of our speech therapists, Brandi Ayscue and Katie Fry.  Both Brandi and Katie completed their clinical internships with Carolina Therapy Connection and joined our team right after graduating from ECU.  Brandi and Katie bring a lot of FUN and laughter to our team! They… View Article


Alphabet Scavenger Hunt Activity at Home

April 29, 2020

Try this fun activity at home with your child- it can be adjusted for any age! This alphabet scavenger hunt is so much fun… you can even make alphabet cards, have your child pick one and then find something inside or even outside that begins with that letter. Encourage your child to say the object,… View Article


Staff Spotlight Vlog #1: Cindy and Taylor

April 14, 2020

Welcome to our new series: Carolina Therapy Connection Staff Spotlight Vlog. Time to have some fun and learn more about our team of therapists and education specialists. Go behind the scenes to get a glimpse of our culture and meet our work family!   Our first Staff Spotlight Vlog is with Cindy Taylor and Taylor… View Article


Sensory Walk Activity to do at Home!

April 7, 2020

Home with your kiddos and need some sensory suggestions?   This is a sensory walk that you can easily create at home with chalk and other materials (bins filled with rice, beans, dirt, sand, etc.).  This helps to promote balance, coordination, and following directions.  Try it at home and show us how you created your… View Article


Teletherapy Services From the Comfort of Your Home

March 27, 2020

We are excited to announce that in light of the current situation and stay home precautions, we are now offering teletherapy sessions for speech, occupational, and physical therapy services. What is Teletherapy?   Teletherapy is delivering online therapy services with one of our speech, occupational, or physical therapists  through telecommunication technology, often from a distance…. View Article


Using Sensory Rooms With Guidance from an Occupational Therapist

February 27, 2020

Sensory gyms and sensory rooms are becoming more popular, and this is great news for children who have sensory concerns.  Sensory input can be very therapeutic for children with ADHD, Autism Spectrum Disorder, and Sensory Processing Disorder, when carried out in a controlled and intentional manner.  When used appropriately, specific types of sensory feedback can help:… View Article


Carolina Therapy Connection Expands into Goldsboro

January 27, 2020

Now offering Occupational Therapy Services in Goldsboro, NC!   With our Greenville expansion and renovation completed, we are now developing therapy services in Goldsboro, NC to carry out our mission of “informing families, enriching lives, changing futures.”  Serving the Goldsboro area aligns directly with our vision “to be the regional leader of skilled processionals providing… View Article


What Are Sensory Gyms And Why Are They an Important Role in Your Child’s Therapy?

December 16, 2019

Sensory Gyms and their Importance in Therapy   The joys and challenges of parenting are apparent, no matter what your child’s abilities. However, when your child has a sensory processing disorder (SPD), you face a set of challenges other parents do not. Everyday life settings often do not accommodate children with SPD. Some children who… View Article


“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