About the Program

Sensory Bounce™ Therapy is structured, exciting and dynamic sensory motor and social skills therapy group that combines the most ideal sensory equipment with Occupational Therapy and endless fun! Launched in June 2013, at the Paramus location, Sensory Bounce™ Therapy is now running in over 15 locations across the tri-state area, Connecticut, Rhode Island and Florida and runs seasonal camps in select locations.

Sensory Bounce™ Therapy is on the cutting edge of services for children with Autism, ADHD, and children with any motor and/or social difficulties that interfere with their ability to function in their home or school environment. The facilities challenging inflatables and stimulating environment are the perfect combination to help address the following sensory motor skills:

  • Balance
  • Stamina and independence
  • Core control coordination
  • Social interaction
  • Gross motor and coordination
  • Timing
  • Bilateral integration
  • Body in space awareness
  • Motor planning
  • Fine motor

Strengthening these foundation skills is integral to the development of good handwriting, reading, motor planning, sequencing and problem solving skills. by using a natural play environment, Sensory Bounce™ Therapy is able to facilitate skills such as eye contact and language, impulse control, turn taking, sensory modulation, frustration tolerance, team building and sportsmanship.

Each Sensory Bounce™ Therapy session is planned and implemented by an Occupational Therapist and focuses heavily on social skills development. Sessions are more fun, more practical, more functional, and less costly than many other therapies.

Come Bounce with us today at a location near you!

Sensory Bounce™ Therapy Program

  • 1 session per week, runs all year long
  • Small group sizes – 1:2 adult to child ratio (max 12 children per program)
  • FREE Parents Support Group (run simultaneously, often by a Social Worker)

Sensory Bounce™ Therapy Summer Camp

  • Minimum 1 hour guided and goal-directed Bounce session
  • Small group sizes – 1:2 adult to child ratio (1:1 when needed)
  • All activities designed with maximum therapeutic value in mind
  • Create your own sensory filled snack
  • Sensory-based craft activities devoted to fine motor, perceptual motor, and/or handwriting skills development
  • Outdoor sensory filled activities (location and weather permitting)
  • Daily theme with all activities related to the theme
Program locations
BounceU of:
  • Brooklyn, NYNew
  • Elmsford, NY
  • Nanuet, NY
  • Oceanside, NY
  • Paramus, NJ
  • Rocky hill, CT
  • Warwick, RINew
Pump it Up of:
  • Freehold, NJ
  • Great Neck, NY
  • Plainview, NY
  • Randolph, NJ
  • Roselle Park, NJ
Also Offering Sessions in:
  • Fairfield, NJ
  • Chelmsford, MA
*FREE parent support group being held simultaneously to your child’s Sensory Bounce™ Therapy session.
Summer Camp Locations
BounceU of:
  • Brooklyn, NYNew
  • Elmsford, NY
  • Nanuet, NY
  • Rocky Hill, CT
  • Oceanside, NY
  • Paramus, NJ
  • Warwick, RINew
Pump it Up of:
  • Great Neck, NY
  • Plainview, NY
Also Offering Camp Programs in:
  • Fairfield, NJ
Meet our Staff
  • Miriam Skydell MS, OTR/L

    Miriam is the founder of Miriam Skydell and Associates, A private practice in Fair Lawn New Jersey since 1995 and the Founder and Director of the Sensory Bounce Therapy program.

    Sensory Bounce™ enables children to receive therapy in an environment their typical peers enjoy. The concept is to help integrate sensory needs and social skills for the child while parents simultaneously participate in a support group resulting in the optimum benefit for both parent and child”

  • ERIN

    Erin earned her Master’s of Science in Occupational Therapy from the University of Scranton in 2004. She has been in pediatrics for over 12 years. “I love watching the children (at Sensory Bounce Therapy) learn new skills and progress”.

  • Jennifer Buonocore

    Jennifer Buonocore, MS, OTR/L, graduated from Columbia Science in Occupational in 2002. Jennifer currently works full-time as a school based OT-. She enjoys “bouncing with the children while facilitating socialization and participation in goal-directed activities.”

  • Lauren Newcorn

    Lauren Newcorn is a licensed social worker. She received her BSW and MSW from New York University’s Silver School of Social Work. Lauren’s background surrounds providing therapeutic care for children with mental health issues and developmental delays. Lauren is a member of our Parent support group team.

  • Amanda Sacks

    Amanda is passionate about providing children and families with tools that enable them to function and be productive She received her BSW from New York University’s Silver School of Social Work and her MSW from the University of Southern California’s School of Social Work and is a member of our support group team.