Atlas Kids - Physical Therapy in Paducah, KY
Our team of pediatric physical, occupational, speech, and ABA therapy experts is here to help your child hit their developmental milestones. We work with children of varying diagnoses from sports injuries to developmental disabilities. We provide the largest spectrum of services for children in Paducah. Come take a tour and see the Atlas difference!
Pediatric physical therapists help improve gross motor skills (tasks that involve large muscle groups like walking, jumping, and throwing) by encouraging kids to do things like play on large exercise balls to build strength, run and hop to focus on coordination, and work on balance by utilizing a balance beam or standing on one foot. Additionally, all of our staff is trained in the SCERTS Model: a comprehensive educational approach for children with Autism Spectrum Disorder.
Your child's only job is to be a kid. Occupational therapists work with children who might need specialized assistance to lead independent, productive, and satisfying lives due to physical, developmental and/or social problems. Additionally, all of our staff is trained in the SCERTS Model: a comprehensive educational approach for children with Autism Spectrum Disorder. Our team is well versed in helping kids develop gross and fine-motor skills, handwriting, sensory processing/modulation, self-regulation, and more!
A Speech Language Pathlogist (SLP) specializes in the evaluation, diagnosis, and treatment of communication and swallowing disorders for both pediatric and adult populations. At Atlas Kids we offer individualized treatment plans to target the specific needs of each child and their family. Additionally, all of our staff is trained in the SCERTS Model: a comprehensive educational approach for children with Autism Spectrum Disorder.
We provide direct one on one therapy to promote language acquisition and reduce inappropriate behavior for children on the Autism Spectrum. The cornerstone of our services is teaching new skills through verbal behavior. Our interventions are scientifically proven and the treatment of choice. ABA is proven through research, data driven and adapted quickly and efficiently to ensure that each unique child needs are met with optimal levels of learning.
We Also Treat Adults!
Atlas Kids is part of Atlas Physical Therapy and provide physical, occupational, and speech therapy services to adults of all ages. Therapists treat a variety of diagnoses, hold special certifications in treatments like dry needling, and utilize specialized equipment like the Alter-G treadmill. They also provide care in many senior living communities in the area and offer in-home therapy. Learn more about our adult services.