Resources

Part of our mission is to serve as a resource for families, teachers, and other individuals working with children. Please take a minute to post a comment on an article, share your questions, thoughts, experiences, and insights. This page is updated frequently, so please visit often!

Parent’s Day Out (September 2016)

Posted By: Leaps & Bounds on Aug 29, 2016   Category: Events, Resources  

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Have your little one join us for a morning of fun that will be filled with movement, creative play, social skills, and fine motor activities led by a licensed therapist. A snack will also be provided.

Ages: 2-5 years old
When: Monday, September 19, 2016 9:00-10:30 a.m.
Where: Leaps and Bounds
Price: $20 per child each session

Please call 636-928-LEAP (5327) to sign your child up today!


One Day Fun Day: Fall Festival (September 2016)

Posted By: Leaps & Bounds on Aug 23, 2016   Category: Events, Resources  

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When: Friday, September 9, 2016 4:30pm-7:30pm

Where: Leaps and Bounds

What: Children will be able to participate in Fall Festival activities and LOTS of fun!

Price: $45 per child/$40 per child for 2 or more siblings

Ages: 3 – 12


***Please note we will be providing pizza for dinner. However, if your child has food allergies or sensitivities, please plan on supplying your child with an alternative meal***


Pediatric therapists will direct the workshop. Limited space is available.
Please register by calling 636-928-LEAP (5327) to reserve a spot for your child!


Fall Break – Learning Enrichment Camp (October 2016)

Posted By: Leaps & Bounds on Aug 23, 2016   Category: Events, Resources, What's New  

Return of the Jedi (Star Wars Theme)
October 10th – 14th
9:00AM – 3:00PM

Leaps & Bounds is happy to announce that our Summer Learning Enrichment Camps were such a huge success that we’ll be offering another camp this Fall! Please click on the flyer below for more details.

2016 Fall break camp

Please call the office at 636-928-LEAP (5327) with any questions or to sign your child up today!


Visual Supports in Every Day Life

Posted By: Lisa Cooseman on Aug 22, 2016   Category: Articles, Resources  

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Visual Supports in Every Day Life

The idea of visual supports may not seem applicable for everyone, but each day we use lists, calendars, signs and pictures to get through our day. These visual supports help us to (more…)


Back to School Wellness Tips

Posted By: Leaps & Bounds on Aug 22, 2016   Category: Articles, Resources  

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Back to School Wellness Tips

Now that kids are back to school, they are exposed to lots of stress, germs, and activities that can impact their learning. Here are a few tips to keep your kids healthy and ready to learn for the upcoming school year (more…)


2016 Fall Programs

Posted By: Leaps & Bounds on Aug 22, 2016   Category: Groups, Programs, Resources, What's New  

We are now accepting registrations for our 2016 Fall Programs

This fall we will be offering fun and exciting Groups, Fall Break Learning Enrichment Camp, and recreational Fun Days.
Individual Intensive sessions are an option to make quicker progress for your child.
Please see the attached flyer below for more details:
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Contact Leaps & Bounds by calling 636-928-LEAP(5327) or emailing info@leapsandboundskids.com with any questions or to sign your child up today!


Visual Schedule & Supports – Make & Take (FREE Parent Seminar-September 2016)

Posted By: Leaps & Bounds on Aug 15, 2016   Category: Events, Parent Seminars, Resources  

When: September 1, 2016 7:30pm-9:00pm

Where: Leaps and Bounds

Visual supports can be a great strategy for so many kids. This seminar will discuss how different visual supports might be helpful for your child. There will be examples of visual schedules and charts, as well as instruction on how to use them effectively. We will also make a visual support as a group.

**There will be no cost for this seminar. Seating is limited. Call 636-928-5327 or email info@leapsandboundskids.com to RSVP to reserve your spot. Please include your phone number if you register by email.**


What is Social Thinking®

Posted By: Lisa Cooseman on May 23, 2016   Category: Articles, Events, Parent Seminars, Resources  

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Social Thinking®

Michelle Garcia Winner developed Social Thinking® in the 1990’s when working as a speech language pathologist in a high school. She quickly learned that she was working with many kids that had undiagnosed social deficits that were not being effectively addressed. Michelle designed and continues to build her Social Thinking® program to work with kids that have social cognitive deficits.

Social competence is not entirely something that is taught. However, we expect that kids can be effective in interacting with others (more…)


One Day Fun Day: Red, White & Blue Messy Play (July 2016)

Posted By: Leaps & Bounds on May 23, 2016   Category: Events, Resources  

4th of july

When: Friday, July 1, 2016 4:00pm-7:00pm

Where: Leaps and Bounds

What: Children will be able to participate in 4th of July themed activities and LOTS of fun!

Price: $45 per child/$40 per child for 2 or more siblings

Ages: 3 – 12


***Please note we will be providing pizza for dinner. However, if your child has food allergies or sensitivities, please plan on supplying your child with an alternative meal***


Pediatric therapists will direct the workshop. Limited space is available.
Please register by June 24th, 2016 by calling 636-928-LEAP (5327) to reserve a spot for your child!


Social Thinking®/ Zones of Regulation (FREE Parent Seminar-June 2016)

Posted By: Leaps & Bounds on May 16, 2016   Category: Events, Parent Seminars, Resources  

When: June 2, 2016 7:30pm-9:00pm

Where: Leaps and Bounds

In this seminar, therapists discuss why our children struggle to “fit in” and what we can do about it. We will discuss the Social Thinking® curriculum by Michelle Garcia Winner and how we utilize it at Leaps and Bounds.

**There will be no cost for this seminar. Seating is limited. Call 636-928-5327 or email info@leapsandboundskids.com to RSVP to reserve your spot. Please include your phone number if you register by email.**