CPI: Non-Violent Crisis Intervention

An Occupational Therapist from Pediatric Partners Clinic in Bismarck has received her Crisis Prevention Intervention Trainer Certification. This program is for individuals who experience and directly intervene in crisis situations. Training focuses primarily on de-escalation techniques, risk assessment, and both nonrestrictive and restrictive interventions. This certification will has given our therapist the knowledge to provide…

Fargo Speech-Language Pathologists Certified in TalkTools

Three Speech-Language Pathologists from Pediatric Partners Neurobehavioral Health Clinic in Fargo attended a virtual TalkTools conference this past spring. TalkTools applies a unique, hierarchical approach to Oral-Placement Therapy and focuses on the measurable, result-driven path for both therapists and clients. Goals of this therapy include speech clarity, improved feeding, and independence.   Our therapists were…

MNRI Dynamic & Postural Reflex Pattern Integration

Two Occupational Therapists at Pediatric Partners in Fargo are now certified in MNRI Dynamic and Postural Reflex Pattern Integration, resulting in the ability to describe the MNRI Method, explain its scientific origins, and role of a reflex and its sensory, motor, and central nervous system mechanisms, as well as the effects of non-integrated reflex patterns.…

Toileting, Interoception, and Nutrition

Pediatric Partners therapist receives certification in Toileting, Interoception, and Nutrition, an evidence-based approach for promoting toileting success and independence. Through this course, therapists learned more about the relationship between bowel and bladder, how to address interocpetion, and how nutrition impacts toileting. Providers were able to review current trends in toileting approaches and the latest research…

Bismarck Physical Therapist Attends Combined Sections Meeting

A physical therapist from the Pediatric Partners Clinic in Bismarck attended the Combined Sections Meeting this past spring. This is the leading physical therapy (PT) conference through the American Physical Therapy Association and provides an incredible opportunity for physical therapists to continue their education, network, collaborate, and share their experience. Through this conference, therapists were…

Bismarck Therapists Certified in Eye Movement Desensitization & Reprocessing

As a way to offer alternative treatment and better serve the pediatric population in the community, through the Maiberger Institute, two therapists at the Pediatric Partners Clinic in Bismarck have received their certification to offer Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) therapy. Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) is an evidence-based, integrative modality designed to…

Telehealth Services Available

Pediatric Partners is now offering Telehealth Services in Early Intervention, Neuropsychology, Mental Health Therapy, Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA), Occupational, Physical and Speech Therapy.  Telehealth is the application of telecommunication technology to the delivery of outpatient therapy in occupational, physical, speech-language therapy and mental health services at a distance by linking clinician to the client while…