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Parkview offers help to children with special needs

Posted: Monday, September 20, 2010

Parkview Huntington Hospital invites the public to attend a free program, “Helping Children with Special Needs Succeed,” on Thursday, Sept. 30, 2010, at 6:30 p.m., in the lower-level classrooms of Parkview Huntington Hospital, 2001 Stults Road, Huntington.

The program will be presented by Karen Heimann, OTR/L, who works in outpatient pediatric rehabilitation at Parkview Huntington Hospital as a pediatric occupational therapist.

Heimann will offer solutions for parents who want to know how to help their child catch up developmentally, how to help their child focus better in school and how to communicate better, among other things. She has 13 years of experience evaluating and treating children with a wide range of needs and disorders, including:

- Central Nervous System
- Sensory
- Musculoskeletal
- ADD / ADHD, Autism and Asperger syndrome

Reservations for the free program are required, and light refreshments will be served. Call Parkview Huntington Hospital Community Relations at (260) 355-3311, or(800) 533-2252, ext. 53311.