Progressive Pediatric Therapy has partnered with Love Serving Autism to provide Speech, Occupational, Physical Therapy sessions while receiving Specialized Therapeutic Tennis Instruction. This unique program offers instruction for all abilities teaching communication, fine/gross motor, and life skills on the tennis court for goal carry-over off the court.
Locations: Boca Raton Tennis Center, Delray Beach Swim & Tennis Center, Quail Ridge Country Club in Boynton, Palm Beach School for Autism in Lake Worth, and Palm Beach Gardens Tennis & Pickleball Center.
Program cost is $60 – $90 for a 6-week session, depending on location. Scholarships offered for qualified students.
Shining A Light – WPTV News meets with our partner Love Serving Autism. Our Tennis Program helps works on social skills, motor coordination, and life skills like teamwork, listening, and respect.
Pediatric Sports Rehab
Types of Injuries Treated
- Overuse injuries
- Traumatic injuries
- ACL injuries and reconstruction
- Meniscus tears of the knee
- Shoulder injuries
- Joint sprain / instability
- Muscle strains
- Low back pain / injury
- Other sports related injuries
Therapists at Progressive Pediatric Therapy understand the unique developmental, physical, and social/emotional needs of the young athlete up to 13 years of age. Our goal in post injury rehab is to allow the young athlete to return to his/her previous level of function using play as motivation during therapy. Each therapy session is customized to meet the specific needs of the individual athlete to optimize performance and minimize lost playing time.
Therapy sessions typically consist of strengthening and endurance activities, improving range of motion and muscle flexibility, as well as balance training, core stability, improving timing, and coordination.
Our therapists are trained to work with the young athlete who suffers from any of the following: