Easter Seals RI Outpatient Program

Organization Name: Easter Seals Rhode Island
Address: 213 Robinson Street
Wakefield, RI 02879
Phone: 401-284-1000
Eligibility: Pediatric birth to age 21.
Services Provided: The Outpatient program uses a variety of therapies and programs to ensure each child, from birth to age 21-years-old, is on the path to living an independent life.
The Outpatient program provides a family-centered focus with the understanding that families know their children best and are better able to facilitate change when supported in carrying over strategies at home. The program also provides therapies for children of all ages who have suffered from a sports related injury.
Astronaut Training: is a program that connects the auditory, visual and vestibular systems. It is designed to enhance the dynamic interplay of moving, looking, and listening. It helps children who exhibit difficulties in with core strength, movement activities, vestibular processing, and motor coordination.
Interactive Metronome® is a therapeutic assessment and training program that improves attention, concentration, motor planning and sequencing. Improvements in those areas result in stronger motor-control and coordination, enhanced balance and gait, and improve language and cognition.
Physical, Occupational & Speech Therapy are available to meet the individual and functional needs of children impacted by developmental, neurological and/or orthopedic conditions. Other areas targeted may include strengthening, range of motion, endurance, gait training, balance and coordination, oral motor/feeding, and sensory integration services.
Original Source: Rhode Island Dept of Health, Office of Special Needs
Last Updated: 4/5/2016