Switching Gears: From Physical Therapy to Speech Therapy

When I told Ms Mary, L’s Early Intervention (EI) physical therapist, that the neurologist suggested physical therapy (PT) once a week to help with his low muscle tone (hypotonia), she rolled her eyes at the idea. We learned that if we supplement L’s PT with an outside provider, we wouldn’t be able to use the PT services … Read on…

Our First Visit to the Children’s Museum

A silver lining to L being involved with our local early intervention (EI) program has been getting invited to special events specifically for special needs families. The latest event held was the Special Night for Special Needs at the Fredericksburg branch of the Children’s Museum of Richmond. It’s been on my bucket list to visit, so when our … Read on…