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  • 4 Tips to Brighten Black Friday for Your Child with Autism

    Posted on: November 20th, 2018 by Peak Potential Therapy

    Loud noises. Tight spaces. Angry mobs. Early start times on little rest. These are all things that are associated with the anti-holiday now known as Black Friday. They are also triggers that can send a child on the autism spectrum into a meltdown and create a very difficult environment for them. It’s not exactly a […]

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  • 7 Tips for Halloween for Children With Autism and Sensory Issues

    Posted on: October 9th, 2018 by Peak Potential Therapy

    Halloween should be a fun time, but for children with sensory issues or autism, this isn’t always true. Decorations and fabrics on costumes can create uncomfortably sensations and approaching unfamiliar homes can be stressful. That’s why we’ve provided our tips for making a fun Halloween for children with autism and sensory issues: • Make your […]

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  • 5 Ways You Can Help Your Child Avoid the Flu This Winter

    Posted on: October 9th, 2018 by Peak Potential Therapy

    Ah, the dreaded season is coming back again. No, not winter (although many of us in Northeast Ohio definitely dread that). It’s actually flu season (everyone dreads that)! Nobody wants to see their child get sick – especially not with something that can be as nasty as the flu can be! So, how can you […]

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  • What is Dance/Movement Therapy?

    Posted on: September 18th, 2018 by Peak Potential Therapy

    Have you ever heard of Dance/Movement Therapy before? It’s a form of therapy that uses movement as a way to assess and intervene. While it’s not one of our traditionally offered services, we’re very excited to announce that we’ll have a Dance/Movement Therapy intern on staff until May 2019 who will be hosting Dance/Movement Sessions. […]

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  • Are Social Skills Groups Beneficial to Children with Autism?

    Posted on: September 18th, 2018 by Peak Potential Therapy

    Parents of children with autism often want to find the best resources for their children to learn and grow successfully. Because of this, some parents have questioned the validity of social skills groups for children with autism. Are they actually effective? Should children with autism engage in social skills groups? We’re here to provide you […]

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  • Preparing Your Child with Autism to Go Back to School

    Posted on: August 10th, 2018 by Peak Potential Therapy

    Starting a new school year can be incredibly difficult for a child with autism. Children with autism succeed with routines and can have difficulty in the transition period between routines. That’s why the shift from the routine of summer break to the new routine of the school year can present difficulties. Here are some tips […]

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  • Getting Your Child with Sensory Issues Ready for School

    Posted on: August 10th, 2018 by Peak Potential Therapy

    Going back to school can present problems for your child with sensory issues. If your child is attending school for the first time, school presents a new environment that can be uncomfortable and overwhelming. With so many new things going on, there is a lot of stimulation that your child is experiencing. For a child […]

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  • 3 Activities to Add to Your Child’s Summertime Routine

    Posted on: July 23rd, 2018 by Peak Potential Therapy

    For many, summertime provides relief from the strict routine that the school year brings. For a child with autism, this same “relief” that others experience can have a negative impact on the child. For children with autism, routines provide a structure that they may find beneficial. Consider setting a summer schedule for your child to […]

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  • Speech-Language Therapy for Kids in Aurora

    Posted on: July 12th, 2018 by Peak Potential Therapy

    Aurora Uses Peak Potential Therapy Aurora, Peak Potential Therapy in Twinsburg is here for you for all of your speech-language therapy needs. If you child has communication skills problems like stuttering, difficulty making certain sounds or communicating messages verbally, speech-language therapy may work for him or her. We want to help your child improve their […]

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  • Speech-Language Therapy for Kids in Chagrin Falls

    Posted on: July 12th, 2018 by Peak Potential Therapy

    Peak Potential Therapy is a Speech-Language Therapy Option for Chagrin Falls We know the difficulty that comes with communication issues in children – that’s why we exist! We want to alleviate the pains that come with this difficulty. If your child struggles with communication skills, maybe they stutter, have difficulty with certain sounds, or have […]

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