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Our Toowoomba school holiday therapy programs are booking now.

School Holidays are a great time to get some extra therapy – either individually or in one of our groups below.

 

Why sign up for one of our school holiday programs?

  • Are there some goals that you just need a little extra help with? An intensive block of therapy can make a big difference and help your child step up to reach new goals.
  • Support progress through a multidisciplinary approach. Our programs draw on insights from a number of therapy disciplines.
  • Make the most of your NDIS package. If you have underspent on your package now is a good time to book in some extra sessions
  • A great way to meet others and have fun this school holidays.

Call us on 4592 7200 to book in to any of the programs, arrange extra holiday appointment or just find out more.

Current and new customers welcome!

Lego mini masters

Ages: 7 – 14 Years

Is your child Lego mad? Join our Lego masters club and indulge their love for creative Lego, while also developing important social, language and fine motor skills. Developed by our Occupational and Speech Pathologists this program is all about learning to work with others through Lego.

Under 9s group, Mondays 2 – 4pm:
16 December 2019
6, 13, 20 January 2020

10-14s group, Tuesdays 2 – 4pm:
17 December 2019
7, 14, 21 January 2020

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Boy playing lego

Skills for School

Ages: Pre-prep age or Pre-Year 1 children

Starting school is a big step in any child’s life. Set your little one up for success with our school readiness program. Designed by our Occupational Therapists and Speech Pathologists, this intensive program will give extra support to kids who will benefit from this.

Fridays. 1pm – 2pm,
10, 17 & 24 January 2020

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2 girls doing school work

AAC Guru Group

Ages: 6 – 10 Years

Unlock your child’s world through better communication. Join our AAC Guru Group this school holidays to build confidence and learn how to better use your communication system to engage with others. Join in fun activities and games with other children using communication devices. Run by a Montrose Speech Pathologist.

Group 1: Mondays, 10-11am
16 December, 6th, 13, 20 January

Group 2: Thursdays, 4-5pm
19 December, 9, 16 23 January

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Montrose therapist with girl using Ipad

Literacy Leap

Ages: Starting year 2 – starting year 9

Phonological awareness is critical to learning how to read and spell – and ultimately set your child up for a lifetime of loving literacy. This school holidays we are running an intensive program for children who struggle with phonological awareness. With holiday themed activities we’ll make learning phonics festive and fun. Give your child a headstart for school and set them up for literacy success.

Mondays, 11am – 1pm:
16 December, 6, 13, 20 January 2020

Wednesdays, 11am – 1pm:
18 December, 8, 15, 22 January 2020

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Montrose therapist with older boy

Montrose Mates: Social Language in Teens

Ages: 12 – 17 years

As kids grow into Teenagers their ability to socially engage shift from being able to follow social rules to having a deeper understanding of social cues and how to build lasting connections. This group helps older children to understand social nuances and to develop the skills needed to build friendship connections. Run by Montrose Occupational Therapy and Speech Pathology team.

Two separate small groups:

Group 1, Tuesdays 10-11am
17 December, 7, 14, 21 January 2020

Group 2, Thursdays 3:30-4:30pm
19 December, 9, 16, 23 January 2020

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Teenage girls chatting

Core Kids

Ages: 7 – 12 Years

Let’s get hardcore about core strength. Poor core strength leads to slumping, poor posture and low endurance. This intensive holiday program brings kids together for active holiday fun. Your kids won’t even realise they are working on core strength and balance building exercises!

Thursdays, 11.30am – 12.30pm

9, 16 & 23 January 2020

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Children playing together

Fine Motor Fun

Ages: 5 – 7 Years

Celebrate the Christmas Holidays with our fun fine motor classes. Enjoy exciting craft activities and games that incorporate fine motor and pencil skill work. Run by our Occupational Therapists your kids won’t even realise they are doing fine motor practice. Activities adapted to child’s current handwriting level.

Tuesdays, 11am – 12pm

17 December 2019
7, 14, 21 January 2020

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Two girls doing a craft activity

Stretching for Strength

Ages: 13 – adult

Kick off your kid’s school holidays with our intensive Stretching for Strength intensive program. This program is for children who have muscle imbalance and need encouragement to maintain good gait patterns. Join a small group of other kids with stretch and strength goals in a fun and supportive environment.

Thursdays, 3.30 – 4.30pm
9, 16 & 23 January 2020

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Stretching class in Montrose gym

Individual Intensive Therapy

Is your child working towards a specific goal? Why not use the holiday period to undertake an intensive therapy block? Therapy delivered repetitively in close succession can often support faster progress and achievement of goals. Talk to your Montrose therapy team today about developing an individual intensive program for your child.

Additional appointments are often available during holidays. Please call to check availability.

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Montrose therapist working with young girl

TeleTherapy

You can access Montrose Physio, OT and Speech Pathology using TeleTherapy

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