Social Communication / Pragmatics / Play Groups
Social Communications Therapy in Portland, OR
Parkwood clinic offers individual and small group therapy to improve play, social communication and pragmatic skills. Social communication and pragmatics include:
non verbal body language, gestures and posture
greeting peers, initiating conversation, maintaining a topic
asking and answering age-appropriate questions
turn-taking and collaborative play
expected behavior in social situations
conversations, comments and compliments!
Individuals enrolled in our play and social groups are carefully matched based on their age, skill levels, goals, peer to peer interactions and interests. All sessions are conducted by Parkwood clinicians and tailored to generalize learned skills outside of the clinic. Individuals must receive a Parkwood Speech and Language evaluation prior to enrollment in our group therapy program.
Parkwood Speech & Therapy Clinic provides on-site and remote (tele-health) speech therapy sessions for toddlers and children across Oregon. Our brick and mortar location in Portland, OR near the Bridgeport shopping mall is within ideal driving distances for families in Portland, Lake Oswego, West Linn, Tigard, Beaverton, Oregon City, Clackamas, Wilsonville, Canby and more.