The Symington Symbiotic Foundation provides access to a number of services operated by our partners.
Empowering Steps Behavioural Intervention
Typically consists of one-to-one sessions offered in a gym or pool setting. Utilizes a Developmental Social Pragmatic approach based on the principles of typical child development and how typical children learn to interact.
Empowering Steps Movement Therapy
A motor intervention program based on a 10-stage motor scale. Children develop focus, coordination, balance, and strength as they progress through each level.
Empowering Steps Therapy Intensives
Week-long programs focusing on social integration, physical development, and emotional regulation.
Music therapy uses music purposefully within a therapeutic relationship to support development, health, and well-being.
Occupational therapy takes a holistic approach to help individuals engage and succeed in the important occupations of their life.
Physiotherapists use assessment based treatment plans to provide physical intervention, facilitate rehabilitation, and promote better overall health.
School/Community Living Groups
The aim of this program is to increase strength, coordination, and social play in a group setting designed for students with special needs.
Speech and Language Pathology
Our SLP therapist believes in using a family-centered approach to work with the child and their family to develop meaningful and functional goals.