Children's Therapy Program

The Children’s Therapy Program at Skagit Regional Health is a clinically based, family focused program providing one-on-one attention and small group physical, occupational and speech-language therapy to children with a full range of needs, including children with special needs. Our pediatric rehabilitation services includes family education and home programs.

Conditions We Treat in Children with Rehabilitation Needs

Children's Therapy with young boyChildren who have any of the following diagnoses or conditions may benefit from our specialized pediatric rehabilitation services:

  • Apraxia
  • Articulation
  • Asperger’s Syndrome
  • Ataxia
  • Auditory processing issues
  • Autism
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Chromosomal anomalies
  • Delays in gross motor development coordination difficulties
  • Developmental delays
  • Difficulty with feeding
  • Down Syndrome
  • Expressive language
  • Feeding disorders
  • Fine motor delays
  • Handwriting difficulties
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Hypotonia
  • Motor planning difficulties
  • Muscular Dystrophy
  • Musculoskeletal impairments
  • Neuromotor conditions
  • Pervasive Developmental Disorders (PDD)
  • Receptive language
  • Sensory integrative dysfunctions
  • Speech
  • Spina Bifida
  • Toe walking
  • Torticollis

Comprehensive Pediatric Training in Each Specialty Area

Our certified therapists have comprehensive training in a wide range of therapeutic techniques, including additional pediatric specialization for:

  • Alternative and augmentative communication
  • Feeding/swallowing
  • Floor time
  • Fluency
  • Neuro-Developmental Treatment (NDT)
  • Sensory integration
  • Therapeutic listening
  • Therapeutic Touch Program

Learn How to Refer Your Child to Children’s Therapy Services

First, talk to your child’s pediatrician about any concerns you may have with your child’s growth and development. Your child’s physician will send a referral to our children’s therapy team. Once the referral is sent to us, you will receive a phone call from one of our unit coordinators to schedule an appointment and to go over your specific concerns and help process your insurance.

For More Information About the Children’s Therapy Program

To learn more about the Children’s Therapy Program at Skagit Regional Health, please contact one of our team members at 360-814-2699. We can help you understand the therapy services that would best benefit your child. Click here for a map to the department.