Dehydrating Food: A Healthy New Snack

Dehydrating Food: A Healthy New Snack

A simple and fun way to try to introduce fruits and vegetables in a new way is to dehydrate them. In feeding therapy, we will often use dehydrated or freeze-dried fruits and vegetables. I have personally seen children accept food that way first...

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The benefits of Messy Play

The benefits of Messy Play

Kids love to get messy, make messes, and be creative with their hands. Whether playing with their food or making mud pies, kids LOVE to make messes!  We all understand children learn through experimentation and discovery, messy play encourages...

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The Problem With Posture

The Problem With Posture

Poor posture is something many parents become concerned about with their children, especially during adolescence. But when does poor posture become a problem? We all have deviations in our posture and it’s very rare to find someone with truly...

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Summertime Speech

Summertime Speech

As the month of May comes to an end, it is time to start thinking about activities to keep your children busy over the summer months. Summer is full of sun, fun, and exciting opportunities to work on speech and language! Summer is a great time to...

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The Benefits of Boredom

The Benefits of Boredom

We live in an age unlike any prior, where we are constantly bombarded by visual and auditory stimulation from TV’s, tablets, computers, phones, headphones, etc. Our children are especially susceptible to the negative effects of constant...

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Here we Grow!

Here we Grow!

As some of you may have heard TEAM 4 Kids is growing! We are opening a new location in Peoria at 20470 N. Lake Pleasant Rd. Suite 107. We are thrilled that we have the opportunity to provide therapy services to the city of Peoria starting June...

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