Classes Now Offered On-line via Zoom!
Children play at every stage of development. Parents create a learning environment for their infant through movement, sensory experiences and play. This lecture and demonstration session will help you learn when and how your young baby discovers play through age appropriate sensory and motor activities and toy which stimulate exploration and interaction. Bring your baby to learn strategies to optimize their developmental skills.
Class length: 90min.
Ages: 2 - 6months
(babies not yet sitting independently/crawling)
Ellie Kpachavi, OTD, OTR/L, SWC. CLEC is a pediatric occupational therapist and certified lactation educator counselor. She works at Children's Hospital Los Angeles, Providence St. John's neonatal intensive care unit, and in private practice where she specializes in intervention for developmental and feeding challenges for infants, toddlers, and school-aged children.
Edith Mak, OTR/L, is a licensed occupational therapist and UCLA Extension trained certified lactation educator. She is certified in pediatric and baby Neurodevelopmental treatment and has completed advanced training in treatment of children with sensory integrative dysfunction. Her clinical pediatric experience includes hospital-based care (neonatal intensive care unit, rehabilitation), school settings (early intervention, preschool) and private practice.