Communication Groups

Weekly communication sessions created to support children in expanding vocabulary, turn-taking, sharing, reciprocal interactions and conversations in a group dynamic. Groups are divided by communication level (not age groups). During group, your child will be exposed to a variety of movement activities, arts-and-crafts, cause and effect, pretend and cooperative play activities. Groups are led by Speech Language Pathologists.

  • Weekly sessions (currently Wednesdays) 
  • Pre-Screening session is mandatory
  • Parents are provided weekly summary of group activities

Types of groups:

Raccoon Group (Requesters):

Group designed for children who are using words/phrases to name common objects and requests. Children in this group require some support engaging in back and forth play-based activities and benefit from 1:1 support from adults to join activities. 

  • Groups meet weekly on Wednesdays from 3:15pm to 3:50pm 
  • Group Goals: to increase back and forth engagement, ability to follow directions in a group dynamic, 
  • Activities: motor circuits, circle time, interactive book reading, proprioceptive activities, arts and crafts, feeding activities, cause and effect and pretend play, science experiments and birthday/holiday celebrations
  • Groups are divided by communication level not chronological age

Eagle Group (Early Communicators):

Group designed for children who use sentences to request and comment but require support using a variety of word combinations to engage in back and forth communication exchanges, engage in turn-taking (sharing), answering hypothetical questions and engaging in conversations. 

  • Groups meet weekly on Wednesdays from 4:00pm to 4:50pm 
  • Groups are divided by communication level not chronological age
  • Group Goals: to increase vocabulary, ability to formulate sentences with a variety of grammatical components, turn-taking/sharing, using language to talk about concrete and hypothetical scenarios, early conversations and 
  • Activities: motor circuits, circle time, interactive book reading, proprioceptive activities, arts and crafts, feeding activities, cause and effect and pretend play, science experiments and birthday/holiday celebrations

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Location

4950 S Le Jeune Rd Ste E
Coral Gables, FL 33146
United States

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Phone : +1 (305) 898-3967

Email : hello@@oaktherapy.com

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