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Is PDC Right for My Child? In this issue: Babies (Birth – 18 months)

Did you know: Therapists (speech, occupational, and physical therapists) at the Pediatric Development Center can help babies who are behind on achieving developmental milestones. During the first 18 months, skill development rapidly evolves [...]

Virtual Parent and Baby Group Training: Happy Baby Belly

Happy Baby Belly A play-based multisensory introduction to food Exposure to solid foods beginning at 4 months is important for the growth and development of lifelong healthy eating habits. Happy Baby Belly classes use a playful approach to [...]

Virtual Parent and Baby Group Training: Happy Tummy Time Baby

Happy Tummy Time Baby Discover, Play, Grow 0-6 month old class forming now! Happy Tummy Time Baby classes are a healthy start initiative that will provide a teaching method to facilitate tummy time success that is enjoyable for both parent and [...]

Raising Orchids: Practical Strategies for Parents of Higher Needs Children

NEW ONLINE CLASS FOR PARENTS: Parenting a child with developmental, behavioral and/or learning challenges (children with “higher needs”) can be incredibly challenging. Besides all the “regular” challenges (bedtimes, schedules, potty training, [...]

IMPORTANT: COVID-19 Plan Update

  June 30, 2020 Dear PDC Community, Thank you. Thank you to all of the families who helped PDC transition to online services amidst the backdrop of uncertainty. Thank you to all of the families who have newly joined PDC since the shutdown. [...]

PDC will be OPEN for virtual sessions on Friday, July 3rd

Happy 4th of July! Please note that PDC will be OPEN for virtual sessions on Friday, July 3rd. We wish you all a happy, healthy weekend, and sparkling 4th of July filled with lots of fun! The Pediatric Development Center | Visit our Website! [...]

WSJ: The Toll That Isolation Takes on Kids During the Coronavirus Era

Playing with peers has important developmental benefits, and doctors worry that children are missing out on them now. Pediatricians and psychologists are raising alarms about the potential impact of prolonged social isolation on children. By: [...]

Is OT Right for My Child? In this issue: Feeding

Is OT Right for My Child? In this issue: Feeding Did you know: Occupational therapists (OTs) at the Pediatric Development Center can help children who have feeding challenges. These challenges can include limited diets and food preferences, [...]

Is OT Right for My Child? In this issue: Rising Kindergartener

In this issue: Rising Kindergartener Is OT Right for My Child? In this issue: Rising Kindergartener Did you know: Kindergarten readiness is about much more than academic knowledge? In fact 5 other factors are considered to be just as important: [...]

Welcome to Zoom!

Hello PDC Families! First, a huge THANK YOU for all you are doing for your children during these challenging times. We know you have a LOT on your plates and our thoughts are with you. We need to let you know about a change coming by June 1st to [...]

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