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Family Home Activities and Early Intervention – the perfect match!

At teli, families are a key part of Early Intervention therapy and success for their child As a developmental therapist at teli, Kelley Filson has provided Early Intervention support and care for children with developmental delays, behavioral problems and socialization challenges for more than 13 years. She has always been aware of the value of...

teli Gives Hope to Parents & Children

Dear teli Friends, As we move into the Holiday Season and the New Year, it is a good time to think about our teli community of families and the accomplishments of the year.  The teli therapists have given buoyancy and hope to parents and children by providing skilled, caring therapies that will allow transition to...

Domestic Violence and Its Impact on Children

The month of October is Domestic Violence month and teli is devoted to creating awareness of the impact of this enormous societal problem. Among the many sobering facts is that 1 in 4 women are the victims of Domestic Violence. Even more compelling is the impact on our most vulnerable population, children witness and endure...

Sensory Integration Challenges with Children

Early Intervention: Sensory Integration Challenges with Children Why does my child shy away from playing or interacting with other children? There is nothing like a loving hug from your child or that embrace as little ones squeal with joy as they embrace another child their age! But for some children, the touch, the noise, or...

Early Intervention & Pediatricians

WHAT DO PEDIATRICIANS & EARLY INTERVENTIONISTS HAVE IN COMMON? Pediatricians “are primarily concerned with the health, welfare and development of children and are uniquely qualified for these endeavors . . . ”  (AAP) Early Interventionists work in “a system of coordinated services that promotes the child’s age-appropriate growth and development and supports to families during...

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...

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...

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...
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