Mighty Kids is a functional, activities-based intensive intervention approach designed specifically for children with disability.
The program provides 1:1 intensive practice with a therapist, who will adapt and change tasks specifically to each child, to enable long-lasting individual improvements. This constant variable nature of practice enables each child’s skills to be achieved not only in a therapy setting, but also at home, school, or in the community.
With a goal to strengthen, fine tune or learn new motor skills (fine and gross) so they can play and participate more confidently in everyday activities. Goals can include:
We work with each child and their family to identify key goals around fine or gross motor skills development. Outcomes will be based on the individuals set goals. These may include:
This service can be funded by your NDIS package
We will respond as soon as possible, between Monday-Friday 9:00am - 5:00pm
Infants 12 months or younger are eligible if they have the following:
Risk factors include (but not limited to) prematurity, birth defects, genetic conditions, intrauterine growth restriction, hypoxia-ischaemia, seizures, neonatal stroke, infection
This might include abnormal General Movements, very low scores on standardised assessment (e.g. below 10th percentile on AIMS), poor head control after 3 months, hand asymmetry after 4 months, not able to take weight through feet after 5 months, not sitting at 9 months.
Priority will be given to infants who have not previously seen a neurologist.