Vision, Hearing, Speech, Motor Screenings
Help your families to identify potential problems early.
We bring the following types of screenings to schools:
Vision/Hearing- Traditional Eye Chart/ Headphones
Speech/Language – Child particpates in “talking games” with speech language pathologist: Listening, Following Directions, Naming Objects, Describing Pictures (Relative to child’s age and ability)
Motor- Child participates in “movement games” with occupational therapist: Fine Motor, Gross Motor, Attention
⇒Schools may choose to offer any or all screening types (listed above).
⇒No program too big or small.
⇒We provide the school and parent/guardian with a one page summary of results and recommendations.
⇒Parents opt-in by registering and paying for their child on-line relieving the school of handling money and paperwork.
⇒We encourage teacher/staff in-services, when possible, prior to offering a screening to fully explain the process, results, and expectations of a developmental screening.
⇒Information explaining the screening is provided to schools to share with families prior to sign-up.
Capital Area has been offering screenings to the Austin community for 25 years
Questions? Call 512-250-8706 or email Jamie Putnam at firstname.lastname@example.org