Pediatric Partners is proud to announce the expansion of services in Physical and Occupational Therapy to include a Universal Exercise Unit (UEU) in our Fargo and Bismarck, North Dakota locations. The Universal Exercise Unit is a treatment modality suspension system that allows patients to explore movement in a fun new way to achieve their goals. …
Occupational Therapist, Hailey Tollefson, attended the course “Oppositional, Defiant, Disruptive Children and Adolescents” to advance her knowledge by learning new and effective non-medication approaches for children and adolescents who demonstrate challenging behaviors. Attending this conference, Hailey learned a variety of effective strategies used to treat children who have out of control behaviors, as well as…
Hannah Zimmerman, Director of Therapy Services in Bismarck, participated in a live webinar titled Quickshifts: Revolutionizing the Use of Sound in Sensorimotor Integrative Treatment. This course emphasized education on research, use of Therapeutic Listening, and new Quickshifts albums that are available. This program is a quick readjustment for children that have gone through the Therapeutic…
Pediatric Partners will host its annual “Pajama Party with Santa Claus” on Sunday, December 15 from 3 – 5 p.m. at its Fargo location, 3060 Frontier Way S, Fargo.
When a child has experienced trauma, he or she may continue to react defensively even in situations that are not threatening. Our therapists work to help children identify those trauma areas and how to work through them.
Families with children who struggle with feeding issues often find mealtimes stressful and unpleasant. At Pediatric Partners, our therapists work hard developing and implementing strategies to help restore that bonding time for families. Recently, several members from our speech-language pathology and occupational therapy teams spent time digging deeper into approaches and techniques to better address these challenges with children and their families.
We are excited and honored with the news of being named one of the 50 Best Places to Work for the second year in a row. We are proud of our TEAM OF AMAZING PEDIATRIC EXPERTS that set us apart from the rest – cheers to our team for always Reaching Further for the families in our community!
Our Bismarck clinic and the University of Mary Occupational Therapy Research program are excited to partner together to provide an incredible opportunity for the families in the Bismarck Region. The partnership offers a six-week social skills group that will be led and directed by skilled therapists, who will be planning /leading the social group.
Our team of Pediatric Mental Health Professionals are often asked by parents how to talk to their kids about traumatic events and violence. With the recent tragic events that have happened in our country, the team has pulled together a list of tips to help parents through difficult conversations.
Summer is on its way out and oftentimes, the lazy days of summer allow for more freedoms such as staying up late, increased screen time, and enjoying snacks throughout the day. It can be quite the shock (for both parents and children) when it’s time to head back to school. Our team has pulled together favorite tips for getting back to a school friendly schedule.