Discover our Therapy Programs:
Music therapy provides a communication tool to those who find it difficult to express themselves in words. Learning to play many different instruments is therapeutic and educational, giving each student an opportunity for self-expression.
This plant-dominated environment is designed to facilitate interaction with the healing elements of nature. The horticultural therapists on staff guide students to grow real crops and cultivate a beautiful garden.
Drama enables expression without words or intervention, providing deep emotional healing. Using puppets and different characters, the therapist, together with the student, creates a story or play that connects the child’s reality to the world.
Diverse art activities offer students a canvas for self-expression and creative exploration. Inspiration and technical instruction in a variety of media give students confidence, and the tactile, hands-on experience is soothing & therapeutic.
Tactile ceramics help children explore with touch, which is an uplifting experience for many with disabilities. Children learn to mix, knead, roll out, imprint, and paint. The end result? Beautiful Judaica items, which we feature in our art exhibit.
Our specially designed Gymboree engages young children with equipment and activities that target developing gross motor skills. This spacious play area offers structured classes like physiotherapy and OT alongside child-led free play.
Our Sports Centers adapt fun activities for disabled children, improving motor skills and self-confidence. Professional instructors use state-of-the-art equipment to engage students, treating difficulties in coordination, social integration, and body weight.
Therapeutic Bike Riding
Bike riding offers a host of therapeutic advantages like independence, spatial planning, and muscle strengthening. Bikes are specially configured for disabled students, and riding lessons take place in the Road Safety lot to practice safety.
Animal therapy is a powerfully soothing experience for children, especially those who are incapable of expressing themselves verbally. By bonding with disabled animals, children can gain more understanding of their own disabilities in a meaningful way.
Dogs are easily trained and sociable, making them the perfect pet to offer nonjudgmental and nonverbal support to a child with social difficulties. Skills like responsibility, empathy come to the fore as the student bonds with our pets.
When riding horses and caring for horses, students can calmly process their emotions. Students learn self-awareness, responsibility, & communication. We also offer horseback riding to the general community.
Direct content with gentle animals empowers children emotionally, mentally, and socially. Animal therapy reduces anxiety, promotes the development of empathy and motivation, develops personal responsibility and enhances a sense of belonging.
One-on-one and group physiotherapy sessions are geared towards enhancing the students’ gross motor skills. Therapists use a variety of tools & methods to challenge and motivate students to advance beyond their comfort zones.
OT promotes optimal development through activities of daily living. With time-honored methods and sophisticated technology, therapists work to address a broad range of needs, from sensory-motor development, cognitive & social skills.
Speech therapy covers language, speech, play, and eating and swallowing functions. Therapists are also trained to customize and implement alternative communication aids to help every child express their needs and communicate effectively.
Life Skill Programs
This course teaches our students to prepare delicious meals and baked goods (and sell them!) Managing the kitchen, planning meals and learning to cook and bake all come together for hands-on experience that also enriches cognitive and interpersonal skills.
This true-to-life apartment enables students to acquire practical living skills like sweeping floors, making the bed, cleaning and doing laundry. This training prepares the student for independent living at home and in the community.
A realistic store teaches students about buying and selling in a true-to-life setting, all while developing vital social and judgment skills. Students can take on roles of buyer or seller–a collaboration that children of all ages enjoy.
Road Safety Lot
Our cutting-edge road safety lots are built to simulate the students’ residential areas. Road signs, traffic lights, pedestrian crossings, a traffic island and a bus station help students practice road safety, facilitating mobility and independence.
In the computer room, our students enjoy creating, progressing, and producing an aesthetic, age-appropriate product on their own. Students create booklets as well as video presentations that are shown to each other on frequent occasions.
Students come to the club to acquire life skills and experiences in diverse social situations. Professionally trained staff guide and support the children to improve their abilities in a range of functioning fields.
Tzohar Halev stocks libraries with age-appropriate and entertaining books and movies, and communication aids to keep children of all ages and stages involved. Younger children are engaged with circle time, while older students enjoy meaningful research projects.
The Snoezlen room is a relaxing space that relieves anxiety, delights, and encourages communication. It is a controlled, multi-sensory environment that allows children to explore and discover their surroundings.
Our cutting-edge gaming platform provides a full-sensory immersive experience that helps children better connect to the world around them. Participants can engage with dozens of age-appropriate games for fun and healthy gameplay.
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