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“A study of 160 Failure to Thrive infants in Montreal with an average age of 8.8 months, concluded the average age of onset of feeding problems was 3.1 months and the average referral time by pediatricians for help was 19.2 months.” (Ramsay 1999)
New office opens in Statesville at 129 N Tradd Street
Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant Meredith Schoore joins Carolina Speech And Occupational Therapy in the Statesville area
Speech Therapist Robin Goldberg joins Carolina Speech And Occupational Therapy in the Charlotte area
Occupational Therapist Morgan Jones joins Carolina Speech And Occupational Therapy in the Charlotte area
SLP Heather Harwell joins Carolina Speech And Occupationa Therapy in the Statesville region
The Feeding Center expands to Statesville at 218 W. Broad St, Ste 27, Statesville, NC 28677
Erin Ray, MA CCC-SLP joins the Feeding Center.
How do I know if my child may need occupational therapy?
• Difficulty paying attention or following
• Overly sensitive to sound, touch, or odors
• Difficulty with manipulating toys and puzzles
• Frequently pushes, hits, or uses too much force when playing with other children
• Difficulties with clothing fasteners: zippers, buttons, shoelaces
• Low or high muscle tone or poor balance
• Difficulty coordinating both sides of the body
• Difficulty with copying shapes or letters
• Constantly moving, jumping, crashing, bumping
• Does not accept change in routine easily
• Finds it difficult to make friends with children of the same age, prefers to play with adults or younger children rather than peers
• Inability to calm self when upset