Physical, occupational, and speech and language therapy for children
Children with various diagnosis, disabilities, and complex medical needs, including autism spectrum disorder, are served in our Outpatient Rehabilitation Program. Children are evaluated and treated by licensed therapeutic staff in our Center’s state of the art facilities.
Our team works jointly with physicians, the child, and family to help each child acheive their goals. The Outpatient Rehabilitation Program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF) and offers the following therapies:
Physical therapy including:
Functional Electrical Stimulation
Occupational therapy including:
Rhythmic Entrainment Intervention
Fine Motor and Visual Fine Motor Development
Speech and language therapy including:
Alternative and Augmentative Communication
Oral Motor Stimulation
The Schwartz Center for Children is a partner agency of the United Way of Greater New Bedford
CARF International accreditation demonstrates a program’s quality, transparency, and commitment to the satisfaction of the persons served. CARF International is an independent, not-for-profit accreditor of human service providers in the areas of Aging Services, Behavioral Health, Child and Youth Services, Durable Medical Equipment, Employment and Community Services, Medical Rehabilitation, and Opioid Treatment Programs. (888) 281- 6531.