Kyron is on the move and loving it!

When Kyron hadn’t started walking yet at 15 months, his Mom, Jessica, was referred to Sherwood by his Pediatrician for Occupational Therapy. Sherwood’s Early Intervention therapists work on a parent-coaching model, helping parents with excercises they can do at home in an environment they are comfortable in.  Fun exercises that include things like moving his body, chasing and popping bubbles, and reaching up to put a ball in a basket. These exercises helped Kyron show the strength he has gained and his ability to stay balanced and on his feet.  

Jessica says, “He wasn’t taking any unassisted moves before therapy. Now he’s walking and his confidence has grown!” 

“It is so fun to see what new skills Kyron develops from visit to visit. It was so apparent that family members were diligent in following through with strategies and exercises that were left with them and this makes such a difference!” adds Marissa, Kyron’s therapist.

With continuous practice and participation at home and the strong determination Kyron shows, he has reached developmental milestones in just 4 visits.

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