Newsletter

Children’s Therapy Centre #30 – July 2017

  • Inclusive Communication Group
  • Movement Groups in Term 3 and 4
  • New Psychology Services at CTC – What we offer
  • Imitation – a way to build interaction
  • Using Vertical Surfaces to Support Early Writing and Drawing
  • Everybody Sing
  • Tips on Managing Stress
  • Client Satisfaction Survey
  • AAC Workshop for Parents

Children’s Therapy Centre #29 – June 2017

  • Free paediatric first aid for parents
  • Family Service Workers
  • Play is Learning
  • Playing and Learning to Socialise (PALS)
  • Therapy is for Everyone Pilot Program
  • Social Communication Program for Grade 1 and 2 Students
  • Tennis Gala Day

Children’s Therapy Centre #28 – May 2017

  • The Big Picture Luncheon
  • Autism Spectrum Disorder and Anxiety – Part 1
  • Reading Development Part 1: Vocabulary
  • Nearly a third of preschool teachers overlook common speech disorder, study finds
  • Using Signs for Key Words
  • Therapy is for Everyone Pilot Program
  • Sitting at school
  • A Hands on Approach to AAC

Children’s Therapy Centre #27 – April 2017

  • Therapy is for Everyone Pilot Program
  • Social Communication Program for Grade 1 and 2 Students
  • New Play Group starting
  • Kidsafe
  • Normal variance in gross motor skills – Why bottom shuffling is (often) nothing to be concerned about
  • Tip toe walking
  • Siblings Camp – a great success!
  • Free School Holiday Craft Session
  • Sensory Aqua Fun
  • Essential Toolkit for Dads
  • Thank you Lynda

Children’s Therapy Centre #26 – February 2017

  • Supporting children to communicate with Sign
  • Helping Children With Autism (HCWA) Funding
  • Paediatric Physiotherapy for children with normal gait variances
  • Baby walkers and Jolly Jumpers – why your physiotherapist
    would rather your baby didn’t use this equipment
  • Does your baby prefer to look to one side?
  • It’s on again!! Siblings camp 2017

Children’s Therapy Centre – Update February 2017

  •     Get informed about NDIS planning. Free webinar and helpful videos

Children’s Therapy Centre #25 – January 2017

  •     Back to school – how quickly they grow
  •     Autism funding
  •     Legal changes for passengers with a disability or medical condition
  •     Australia Day Award nomination
  •     Findings of the NDIS intermediate evaluation report

Children’s Therapy Centre #24 – December 2016

  •     Psychology services now available
  •     New funding available for children with Autism
  •     Our presence at Child Health and Education Expo
  •     Another great Children’s Christmas Party
  •     Take a look at our new website
  •     Thank you to our generous supporters
  •     Board ends the Centre Levy

Children’s Therapy Centre #23 – 2016 AGM

  •     Our first AGM as a Company
  •     Chair’s Report
  •     CEO’s Report

Children’s Therapy Centre #22 – September 2016

  • abigail    Appointment of new Practice Manager – Jenny Lawson
  •     Welcome to new team members
  •     Introducing our new Parent Connect Worker – Kellie Hickson
  •     Abigail, our Superhero!
  •     Local teacher’s vote of support
  •     How the Parent Connect Team have made a difference
  •     Double birthday celebrations – Olivia and Kylie

Children’s Therapy Centre #21 – August 2016

  •     Thank you Berenice
  •     Staff changes
  •     AJ’s  companion – Cruz the labrador
  •     Meet Bryce Mitchell
  •     How Family Service Workers support families
  •     Is Everybody Here day
  •     Choosing a school for your child
  •     Modified Vehicles – how we can help

Children’s Therapy Centre #20 – July 2016

  • chatting    Implementation of new Client Management system
  •     Inclusive Sport on the Sunshine Coast
  •     Therapy – it’s child’s play
  •     16 great ideas for chatting with your child
  •     Sensory Garments
  •     Message from the Minister for Disability Services
  •     NDS Press Release

Children’s Therapy Centre #19 – June 2016

  •     Second skin – compression garments and dynamic splints
  •     Therapy team involved in research project
  •     Where are they now?
  •     Service Planning and Community Development Project update
  •     Technology Tip – Guided Access function
  •     Can-do attitude therapists
  •     Playdough:  Fun with a purpose
  •     Coffee with a cause