Swimming Social Skills Groups
Sep
15
to Dec 8

Swimming Social Skills Groups

Join us for swimming groups to work on basic swimming skills and improving social skills such as: eye contact, waiting, turn taking, sharing, building relationships, and initiating and maintaining conversations. One-on-one lessons with a lifeguard are available to teach the Red Cross Swim Program, utilizing Visual Activity Schedules, sensory integration techniques, and focusing on social skills.

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360 Kids (Soccer & Playground Group)
Sep
15
to Dec 8

360 Kids (Soccer & Playground Group)

360 Kids is a Occupational Therapy soccer and playground group that includes activities such as various games of tag, soccer skills, and exploring playground equipment to improve sensory functioning.

This group will focus on improving social skills, physical health (strength, balance, coordination, endurance) and cognition (executive functioning).

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Children & Youth Workshops: Healthy Relationships & Sexual Health
Apr
28
to May 12

Children & Youth Workshops: Healthy Relationships & Sexual Health

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Join us for two Saturday workshops on April 28th and May 12th to teach children and youth about healthy relationships and sexual health! The workshops will be delivered by Nicky Waring, a Certified Sexual Health Educator, who will teach your kids about their bodies, personal safety, puberty changes, boundaries/communication skills, and more in a safe and welcoming environment.

This event is appropriate for children and youth ages 5-18. Please see the poster below for session times for various age groups.

Registration for the event is required. Please contact Denise at admin@enableot.ca or 604-284-4462 to register for the workshops. For questions about the workshops, please call Gina at 778-288-4289 or send an email to gina@enableot.ca.

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PWR! Moves to Music!
Apr
13
to May 25

PWR! Moves to Music!

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This Occupational Therapist-led exercise class combines PWR! moves, boxing and dance to help target Parkinson's specific symptoms such as freezing, tremors and stiffness while improving strength, balance, and agility! Learn Parkinson's disease-specific exercises in this unique, cutting edge evidence-based program led by a PWR!Moves certified Therapist. You are guaranteed to have fun and learn some new dance moves to challenge your brain and body, while improving your cardio!

Sessions will be held on Fridays from 10:30-11:30am.

Cost: $25/class (series of 4 classes)

Criteria: Initial assessment required for new participants: $130. Must be able to get on and off the floor independently or with the help of a chair. Must be able to walk independently with the use of a cane, poles, walker or no gait aid.

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Free Event for Parents & Caregivers
Jan
16
6:30 PM18:30

Free Event for Parents & Caregivers

Join us for a free event on Tuesday, January 16th from 6:30-7:30pm for parents and caregivers of Enable OT! Nicky Waring, a Sexual Health Educator, will talk about how to keep your kids safe by having conversations with them about their bodies and how to promote a healthy body image. 

This event is appropriate for all parents and caregivers of children ages 5-18.

Registration for the event is required. Please RSVP for the event at admin@enableot.ca by Saturday, Jan 13th. For questions about the event or content, please call Gina on Friday, Jan 12th at 778-288-4289 or send an email to gina@enableot.ca.

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PWR! Moves Seniors Fitness Class (Jan-Feb)
Jan
1
to Feb 28

PWR! Moves Seniors Fitness Class (Jan-Feb)

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Join us to work on improving your brain and body power with Certified PWR! Therapists Gina Fernandez and Julie Krahn! This 8-week course is a neuroplasticity program that incorporates the latest research on Parkinson's Disease and Rehabilitation, Exercise, and Wellness.

This type of research-based intergrated exercise and wellness programming is necessary to counteract the inactivity, motor deterioration, and symptoms of Parkinson's Disease. PWR!4Life is a PROACTIVE program that allows you to optimize your brain change, brain repair, and increase your desire to participate in everyday life.

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Nov
22
3:30 PM15:30

Haircuts for Kids! Nov 2016

Enable Occupational Therapy has the answer!

 

Our specialized team of hairstylists and Occupational Therapists are able accommodate your child’s unique needs. On Friday Nov 25th, 2016, we will be offering an opportunity for your child to have his or her hair cut by a professional hairdresser. These sessions will take place in a calm environment to accommodate for sensory needs. We will provide movement breaks or changes in position, as needed, under the supervision of a Registered Occupational Therapist. All sessions will be held at 210 – 3671 Chatham Street in Richmond, BC.

                                                        

If interested, please contact:

Enable Occupational Therapy www.enableot.ca

Ph: 778-288-4289 (Phone call inquiries will only be answered Nov 19th – 24th)

Email: gina@enableot.ca  

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