Lumiere Children's Therapy Resource

Child Occupational Therapy: Handwriting Without Tears

Child Occupational Therapy: Handwriting Without Tears

Writing is a crucial daily skill that can be very challenging for many children. At…

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Child Therapy: CMV Infection

Child Therapy: CMV infection

June is national Cytomegalovirus (CMV) awareness month and we want to raise awareness and understanding…

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Child Speech Therapy: Feeding Development

Child Speech Therapy: Feeding Development

Our therapists at Lumiere Children’s Therapy were able to attend the SOS Approach to Feeding…

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Child Therapy: Fine Motor Milestones

Child Therapy: Fine Motor Milestones

Last week we discussed gross motor milestones for young children, so this week, we will…

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Child Therapy: Gross Motor Development

Child Therapy: Gross Motor Development

The next area in our Developmental Series is the physical development of gross motor skills.…

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Maybe Justin Bieber Got It Right (at Least About One Thing)

Maybe Justin Bieber got it right (at least about one thing)

The catchy melody and lyrics to the newer Justin Beiber song, “Love Yourself”, that is…

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How Does Your Child Understand Body Movement?

How Does Your Child Understand Body Movement?

What is the proprioception sense? We are all familiar with the five common senses of…

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Child Speech Therapy: Speech Development

Child Speech Therapy: Speech Development

Communication between a parent and their child is a very powerful thing. Parents are always…

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Child Physical Therapy: Limiting Container Play

Child Physical Therapy: Limiting Container Play

Completing daily chores is a major challenge for parents of young children. Folding laundry, cooking…

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Child Therapy: Music Magic

Child Therapy: Music Magic

Music is a magical part of one’s day. Music takes on many roles; it may…

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Child Therapy: The “Lying” Milestone

Child Therapy: The “Lying” Milestone

Your child approaches you with chocolate all over their face. You might ask, “did you…

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Child Therapy: Difficulty With Theory Of Mind

Child Therapy: Difficulty with Theory of Mind

Theoryof Mind allows children to consider other people’s feelings based on their actions. If a…

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Child Therapy: Development Of Theory Of Mind

Child Therapy: Development of Theory of Mind

 “Psychology dictionary” defines the Theory of Mind as “the capacity to imagine or form opinions…

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Therapists In Chicago: Global Developmental Delay

Therapists in Chicago: Global Developmental Delay

Amanda Wizinsky discussed in her “Therapists in Chicago” interview that she works with many children…

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Child Speech Therapy: Language Disorders

Child Speech Therapy: Language Disorders

Katie Thomas   Language disorder is an impairment of spoken, written, or comprehension of language.…

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Chicago Physical Therapy: Torticollis And Plagiocephaly

Chicago Physical Therapy: Torticollis and Plagiocephaly

In our interview with one of Step by Step’s therapists in Chicago, Amanda Wizinsky explained…

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Child Therapy: Healthy Sleep

Child therapy: Healthy Sleep

Lars Plougmann Getting a good night sleep is one of the most important things for…

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Child Therapy: Tongue Tied

Child therapy: Tongue Tied

Tongue-tied is a fairly common disorder, which in some cases may go unnoticed. Tongue-tied, or…

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Child Speech Therapy: Apraxia

Child Speech Therapy: Apraxia

Childhood Apraxia of Speech is a motor speech disorder that affects a child’s ability to…

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Child Therapy: What Is Child Sleep Apnea?

Child therapy: What is Child Sleep Apnea?

Sleep apnea (OSA) is a very severe and common disorder in adults. It affects more…

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