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Early Intervention & Pediatric Dentistry

WHAT DOES PEDIATRIC DENTISTRY & EARLY INTERVENTION HAVE IN COMMON? Pediatric Dentists are “dedicated to the oral health of children and have the experience to care for a child’s teeth, gums, and mouth throughout the various stages of childhood”. Early Intervention is “a system of coordinated services that promotes the child’s age-appropriate growth and development...

Early Intervention & Child Care Centers

What Do Child Care Centers & Early Intervention Have In Common? Child Care centers house a welcoming age-appropriate environments where a child’s development is supported through education, socialization and recreation. Early Interventionists work in “a system of coordinated services that promotes the child’s age-appropriate growth and development and supports to families during the critical early...
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Early Intervention- A vital support for special needs adoption

An adoption is a special gift for a family as well as the child, when placed in the right home.  Adoption organizations go to extraordinary lengths to ensure that children are placed in loving and caring homes. This is especially the case when a special needs child is placed and when there may be special...
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The Early impact of Early Intervention

A Strong Commitment to the Early Impact of Early Intervention How long has teli provided Early Intervention? Early Intervention was literally its’ infancy in the early  late 1980’s when teli, previously the St. Peter’s Child Development Center, expanded its services to include Early Intervention for infants from 0-3 years of age.  New advances were being...
Early Intervention Therapy for Toddler Feeding Problems

Early Intervention Therapy for Toddler Feeding Problems

  Addressing Feeding Problems in Toddlers through Early Intervention TherapyEarly Intervention Therapy can be very helpful for children with feeding issues. teli’s Occupational Therapists provide some insights for toddlers. How can I encourage my toddler to accept more solid foods? Children have comfort foods, just like adults. Has your child been not feeling well and...
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Addressing Premature Infant Feeding Issues through Early Intervention

  Early Intervention therapy can be very helpful for infants with feeding issues. Our Occupational Therapists provide insights for premature infants. Do you have a Premature Infant with Feeding Issues? Is your child just a picky eater or is there something more happening? There is nothing more relaxing than cuddling up for a feeding time...

Trauma Informed Care in Early Intervention Therapy

Trauma Informed Care – An Essential First Step Toward Successful Early Intervention Therapy How does a traumatic event impact Childhood Development? Traumatic events in a person’s past can affect how they cope with experiences in the future.  For a child, a traumatic experience early in life can have an even more profound impact on their...

Living a Full Life with Spina Bifida

What is Spina Bifida? Spina Bifida, a Latin word which means “split spine,” is a condition that affects infants and  occurs in the womb when the spinal column  does not close as it should, as part of the infant’s  physical development.   While there is no known cause for Spina Bifida,   there are approximately eight babies...

Early Intervention Therapy That Meets You and Your Child Where You Are

Where is Early Intervention Therapy delivered? Our busy lives take us to many places with our children outside the home, including child care, the supermarket, the playground and all the places in between.  So how do you integrate Early Intervention Therapy for your child into your outside world? At teli, we believe a child is...
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