Small Group Programs:
Each school holidays Synchrony OT run small group programs. The programs includes 3 x 80 minute group sessions run over 3 consecutive days. The groups are run by 2 Occupational Therapists and are capped at a maximum of 5 children.
Reserve your place here:
The cost of the 3 day program is $250. A deposit is required to secure your child’s place.
UPCOMING GROUP DATES
- Wednesday 22nd- Friday 24th January
- Wednesday 15th- Friday 17th April
- Wednesday 1st- Friday 3rd July
- Wednesday 23rd- Friday 25th September
These dates don’t suit? No problem. Contact us about arranging an individual holiday intensive program at times that are convenient to you.
Group 1: Self Regulation (9am-10:20am)
Suitable for children between the ages of 4-7 years (Kindy- Grade 2). Self regulation is an essential foundation skill that is vital for success in both social and educational settings. This program develops attention and behaviour skills such as sitting and listening, persistence, resilience, personal space and calming strategies. The Zones of Regulation program will also be incorporated in these sessions.
Group 2: Applying Social Thinking (10:40am- 12pm)
Suitable for children between the ages of 4-7 years (Kindy- Grade 2). To attend this group, children must either be an existing client or have attended a Self Regulation Group previously. Now that your child has learned the basics of self regulation it is time to put them into practise. Through group games and activities, this program provides opportunities to practise skills such as sitting and listening, persistence, resilience, sharing, waiting, turn taking, personal space and calming strategies.
Group 3: Writing Foundations Group (1pm- 2:20pm)
Suitable for children who have commenced primary school. This program looks to consolidate pencil control, letter formation and line placement.
Group 4: Prep Readiness (2:40-4:00pm)
Suitable for children entering Prep in 2020. This program targets the development of a range of crucial skills including hand strength, pencil control, writing their name and scissor skills.
*Please note that the running of groups is subject to minimum numbers. In the event that a full group is unable to be run an individual intensive (3 x 30 minute sessions) will be offered.
*Self Managed NDIS participants are able to use their funding to attend holiday groups, however Plan Managed and Agency Managed NDIS participants are only able to use their funding to attend individual intensive programs.
Individual Intensive Programs:
Each school holidays Synchrony OT offer individual intensive programs. The programs include 3 x 30 minute individual sessions. Dates and times can be arranged at your convenience.
Reserve your place here:
The cost of the 3 day intensive program is $250
Suitable for children Grades 1+. Your child has developed the basics for handwriting but as they progress through the grades the demands for written work also increase. This program aims to refine writing automation, increase handwriting speed and extend the quality of written work.