Children’s Therapy Center: CTC Academy
Who we are:
CTC Academy is a 501c3 non-profit organization that provides educational and therapeutic, services for students with a diverse array of developmental and physical disabilities. Through our collaborative educational and therapeutic programs, as well as support services for families, we have serving diverse learners with multiple and varying disabilities for over 65 years.
We have two campuses:
*Fair Lawn-Our Fair Lawn Campus serves students ages 18 months through 6 years of age.
*Oakland-Our Oakland Campus serves students 6 through 21 years of age.
The focus of our learning program is to enhance students individual strengths through innovative learning techniques that promote autonomy and success.
Assistive Technology in the form of adaptive equipment and software is used throughout the program as both a teaching method and a tool to increase and promote communication.
*Small class size
*Extended school year program (July)
*Community Based Instruction (CBI)
*Toileting and Hygiene Program
*Specialized nursing team headed by a New Jersey Certified School nurse and consulting physician.
At both campuses, CTC Academy provides therapeutic services based on the student’s IEP (Individual Education Program). We foster a collaboration approach enabling our students to reach their fullest potential in the school environment. All CTC Academy therapists are licensed professionals who are certified by the NJ Department of Education. Our school offers therapeutic services in:
*Speech, Language and Feeding Therapy
Through curriculum enhancing programs we offer many opportunities that encourage out students’ creativity and physical development.
*Martial Arts and MOVE program
*Dance and Adaptive Swim
*Therapeutic Horseback Riding
Our professional staff offers the following consultative and specialized services for our students:
*Equipment and Orthotic Clinics
The school social workers offer families information about community resources that provide practical knowledge for day-to-day living. The social workers are available for assessment and referrals to appropriate and entitlements. Other services include:
*Parent Support Group
*Sibling Support Group
*Family Educational Series
*Teenage Social Group
Early Enrichment Program (EEP)
At the Fair Lawn Campus, CTC Academy offers a group-based therapeutic, Educational Enrichment Program (EEP) for children with a range of disabilities ages 18 months to 3 years old. Each creative and therapeutic-infused session incorporates activities designed to stimulate development and encourage socialization and communication skills. Adaptive equipment and assistive technology recommended by our CTC therapeutic team are utilized throughout each session.
For more information, contact Delmarie Alvarez, LSW at (201) 797-7440, ext. 3230 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Enhancing the lives of children and young adults with special needs and their families, by providing an enriched educational, therapeutic and supportive environment.
The CTC Development Department makes us unique in our ability to effectively raise funds and awareness to provide enhanced programs, adaptive equipment and to support extra-curricular activities for our children and families.
CTC Academy Fair Lawn Campus
29-01 Berkshire Road
Fair Lawn, NJ 07410
(201) 797-1039 (fax)
CTC Academy Oakland Campus
125 Bauer Drive
Oakland, NJ 07436
(201) 612-6706 (fax)
Disclaimer: This information was taken directly from CTC Academy pamphlet and I give them full credit for it. Please call, fax or email them for more information.