Pediatric Therapy Network has successfully collaborated with many nonprofit, government, businesses and private agencies to provide technical assistance in the areas of children with special needs and pediatric therapy. Some of our partnerships have included Annenberg Petspace, South Bay YMCA, Educational Insights, and Torrance Unified School District.

Below is a sampling of the types of expertise we are able to provide to organizations:

  • Consulting and staff training to make public spaces accessible to all
  • Consultation at school sites for individual children’s educational programs
  • Training for teachers, aides and other professionals
  • Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC) device consultations for school districts and families
  • Hanen certified speech-language pathologists available for Hanen workshops
  • Consultation and support at preschools for typically developing children
  • Development of sensory and motor enrichment centers at schools and day care centers
  • Consultation to students and professionals developing research studies
  • Product testing and feedback to toy and equipment companies such as Educational Insights, Lakeshore and Southpaw Enterprises
  • Consultation to families for home modifications
  • Social skills training and program development for parks and recreation services

If you would like more information regarding our consultative services, please contact Andrea Scatena Ruof at andrear@ptnmail.org.