About Building Blocks Pediatrics
Serving North Atlanta for over 10 Years!
Building Blocks Pediatrics, LLC therapists are highly trained and we encourage a personal and professional connection between the parent, therapist and child. Our occupational therapists, speech therapists and physical therapists treat in the clinic, home, or school setting. We have clinics in conveniently located in Buckhead and Marietta. Our therapist also travel throughout North Atlanta, including: Alpharetta, Buckhead, East Cobb, Decatur, Sandy Springs, Smyrna, Vinings and Marietta, Georgia.
Building Blocks Pediatrics, LLC is a comprehensive therapy clinic.
We offer Speech Therapy, Occupational Therapy & Physical Therapy to children from infants to adolescents.
Our occupational therapists, speech therapists and physical therapists treat in the clinic, home, or school setting. Areas of town where our therapists typically travel include: Buckhead, Decatur, Sandy Springs, Vinings, Smyrna, North Atlanta, Roswell, Alpharetta, East Cobb, and Marietta, Georgia. We treat a variety of diagnoses including but not limited to: Down Syndrome, Autism, PDD NOS (Pervasive Developmental Disorder), Cerebral Palsy, Speech Delay, ADD, ADHD, Sensory Processing Disorder, Fine Motor Coordination/ Strength deficits, and Gross Motor/ Coordination Deficits. Our Speech, Physical and Occupational Therapists have received specialized training using a variety of therapeutic techniques. These include but are not limited to, Sensory Integrative, Neuromuscular, and Neurodevelopmental approaches
Social Skills Classes – ENROLLING NOW
2 age groups: 4-7 years old & 8-11 years old
Classes are held every Other Tuesday at 4:00 p.m. in our East Cobb (Marietta) Clinic Your child will be placed into a class that is appropriate for his/her age and work on skills to improve his/her peer interaction, self-regulation and play skills. Interactive games and activities incorporating music and movement will be used to help your child participate in the class. All Classes are led by a Masters Level OT or SLP.
Each class is limited to 4 students.
Social Skills Classes are not covered by insurance.
Our clinic also offers the following specialized programs and services:
Music Listening Programs
A child must be evaluated previously to determine if Music Listening therapies are an appropriate adjundt to therapy. Building Blocks Pediatrics offers consultative appointments with a certified music therapist.
Many of the therapists at Building Blocks Pediatrics, LLC have tremendous experience with feeding delays and food sensitivities. There are many programs and ideas we can offer children and families to assist with these issues.
Peer Groups offer opportunities to children that individual therapy cannot offer; the multi-sensory somewhat chaotic environment that occurs when kids are together and have some fun.
Fine motor and handwriting groups are often offered at Building Blocks Pediatrics. These groups are designed for pre-school and school aged children of all abilities. These groups address pre-writing skills, letter formation, coloring, gross motor strengthening, fine motor coordination, and pencil grasp.
A sensory diet is a group of activities that are specifically scheduled into a child’s day to assist with attention, arousal and adaptive responses. The activities are chosen for that child’s needs based on sensory integration theory.
Vestibular (Balance) Programs
Evidence has shown that vestibular rehabilitation can be effective in improving symptoms related to many vestibular (inner ear/balance) disorders. People with vestibular disorders often experience problems with vertigo, dizziness, visual disturbance, and/or imbalance. These are the problems that rehabilitation aims to address.
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