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April 1, 2017

Play And Language Skills Group (PALS)

Because the best learning happens through FUN! TLC’s new Play and Language Skills Group, or PALS, is for children 7 – 9 years old. Individualized and interactive child-led activities. Two to three children per group. ALS is a multidisciplinary group that includes a speech-language pathologist, occupational therapist and a psychologist. Focus on building reciprocity, communication, […]

March 18, 2017

April is Occupational Therapy Month!

What is the best way to learn and grow? We all have goals and responsibilities every day. Our children also have daily goals and responsibilities – learning and growing. And what is the best way to learn and grow? For children, play and exploration are the most important ways for learning to interact with the […]

February 18, 2017

NEW – Social & Emotional Groups

Ongoing Groups $90 per week, 6-8 week sessions, Ages 6 to 16  Link to a flyer to share. Ongoing! Social and emotional skills groups for children 6 to 16 years of age. Groups are led by TLC psychologists and/or social workers with years of experiences providing individual and group counseling to children of all ages. […]

January 5, 2017

Meet Our New Director

Dr. Melissa Smith, Director of TLC’s Testing and Tutoring Service Dr. Melissa Smith is a clinical psychologist trained in individual, group and family therapy for children, adolescents and adults, as well as comprehensive psychological and psycho-educational evaluations. She joins us from Monument Academy Public Charter boarding school, where she developed the well-being program for the […]

November 2, 2016

A TedTalk Recommended By Our Counseling Service

Jennifer Senior: For parents, happiness is a very high bar Filmed (and excerpted) March 2014 at TED2014  The parenting section of the bookstore is overwhelming. It’s “a giant, candy-colored monument to our collective panic,” as writer Jennifer Senior puts it. Why is parenthood filled with so much anxiety? Because the goal of modern, middle-class parents […]

September 29, 2016

Customized Evaluations For Adults

Specific Learning Disorder – Mathematics • Presenting Concern: Difficulty with tasks and assignments related to mathematics. • Tests to provide more information on strengths/weaknesses, including mathematical reasoning, numerical calculation, and fluency. • If the adult has no previous testing or has a more complex presentation, we may include additional tasks to assess cognitive processing skills […]

March 16, 2016

Saturday Social Skills Groups

Saturdays and After School New groups formed as needed. Participants are grouped by age. $90 per week, 6-8 week sessions For children ages 6-14 NEW Saturday Social Skills Groups start April 9!!  These are 6-week groups led by Marjorie Theard, Social Worker and Director of Admissions at KTS.  The groups have been very well received […]

August 31, 2015

Ask about FREE Back to School Screens

Confidence Makes Every Day Magical!  TLC helps students build confidence.  Speech-language and occupational therapy and evaluations. Academic and psychological testing, tutoring and counseling Hearing testing, evaluations and hearing aid fittings. Call and ask about FREE Back-To-School OT and Speech-Language screenings. For a limited time, until available time slots are filled.   Lisa Torvik, 301.424.5200, x6923. […]

May 11, 2015

Mindfulness Workshop at TLC

Mindfulness for Parents of Children with Special Needs Presented by Beverly Celotta, Ph.D. Tuesday, June 2, 2015, 6:00-8:00 p.m. (at our Gaither Road location) $25 per attendee (KTS parents $15) The Treatment and Learning Centers is pleased to present Mindfulness for Parents of Children with Special Needs. Mindfulness is a wonderful stress management tool to […]

March 3, 2015

Summer Programs Registration Is Open!

Speech Language and Occupational Therapy Camps (Ages 3 – 8 ) SMALL GROUPS!! Exciting Weekly Themes * Arts and Crafts * Yoga * Music and Drama * Outdoor Water Activities * Special Visitors Designed for young children with speech-language and/or occupational therapy needs. Although chronological age is used as a guideline, we also consider the […]