Q. What is Sensory Bounce® Therapy?
A. Sensory Bounce® Therapy is a sensory, motor and social skills program integrating goal-oriented therapy and play for children with different abilities. It combines ideal sensory equipment with occupational therapy in the fun, dynamic environment of an indoor inflatable bounce facility.
Q. What kinds of conditions does Sensory Bounce® Therapy help?
A. ADHD, autistic spectrum disorders, sensory processing difficulties, gross motor and social skills delays.
Q. How can poor sensory processing affect my child?
A. It can interfere with a child’s ability to develop motor, academic, social/emotional, language and self-care skills, making it difficult to learn, handle everyday situations and build appropriate peer relationships.
Q. What sensory motor skills does Sensory Bounce® Therapy develop?
A. Balance, core control, coordination, body in space awareness, motor planning, and bilateral integration.
Q. What social skills does Sensory Bounce® Therapy build?
A. Eye contact, language, impulse control, turn taking, frustration tolerance, team building and sportsmanship.
Q. How is Sensory Bounce® Therapy different from other therapies?
A. Sensory Bounce® Therapy takes place in the natural play environment of an inflatable facility, allowing children to partake in a fun activity which their typically-developing peers often enjoy. The challenging inflatables, dynamic setting and structured activities are perfect motivational tools for our experienced therapists to help children master sensory and movement skills, balance, and coordination. Sessions are more fun, more practical, more functional, and less costly than many other therapies.
Q. What is Sensory Bounce® Class?
A. Sensory Bounce® Class is an integrated, structured class that teaches motor skills to children of all abilities. Classes address motor issues such as balance, coordination and stamina, using fun, challenging inflatable bounce and climb equipment.
Q. What motor skills does Sensory Bounce® Class build?
A. Balance, strength, stamina, core control, coordination, body in space awareness, motor planning, timing, and bilateral integration.
Q. What is the difference between Sensory Bounce® Therapy and Sensory Bounce® Classes?
A. Sensory Bounce® Therapy provides fun, exciting occupational therapy for children with autism, ADHD, and other motor, social, and emotional difficulties. Sensory Bounce® Classes are all-inclusive and open to the public, teaching motor and social skills to children of all abilities in a motivating and stimulating environment.
Q. Who runs Sensory Bounce® Therapy sessions? How many kids are in each class?
A. An experienced OT or speech therapist leads classes of no more than ten, with a 1:2 adult to child ratio.
Q. Who runs Sensory Bounce® Classes?
A. A skilled professional experienced in working with children of all abilities leads small group classes.
Q. Who else offers Sensory Bounce® Therapy or Sensory Bounce® Classes?
A. Nobody! Sensory Bounce® Therapy and Sensory Bounce® Classes provide groundbreaking services offered nowhere else in the country.
Q. How often do Sensory Bounce® Therapy sessions meet?
A. Sessions are weekly, and run in monthly segments year-round. We also offer a one-week winter break camp and a two-week summer camp.
Q. How often do Sensory Bounce® Classes meet?
A. Classes are weekly.
Q. What is the cost of Sensory Bounce® Therapy? Does insurance cover it?
A. The cost is $350 per month for each participant. Many insurance policies cover Sensory Bounce® Therapy; please check your policy’s benefits with your insurance company. Participants receive a monthly insurance-ready receipt.
Q. What is the cost of Sensory Bounce® Classes? Is there any coverage available?
A. The cost is $350 per month for up to 5 classes or $100 per class. Sensory Bounce® Class has been approved as a community class by many fiscal intermediaries. Sensory Bounce® direct bills for those who qualify.
Q. Where is Sensory Bounce® Therapy offered?
A. We currently operate in various locations on the east coast. More details here.
Q. Where are Sensory Bounce® Classes offered?
A. We currently operate in 5 locations in the New York area. More details here.
Q. Is there anything else I should know about Sensory Bounce® Therapy or Sensory Bounce® Classes?
A. Yes! During each session or class, we provide a separate meeting room for parents to network and share common experiences. In many of our locations this is in the form of a support group and is run by a leader.
We look forward to meeting you and your child!