ATTENTION: CSLS Springfield office will close in the Spring of 2024.

PROMPT© Bridging Course will be held at the Falls Church office May 3-5, 2024. For questions, please contact Danielle Weis.

Opening in PEERS® group Tuesdays at 5:30pm. Contact Melissa Friedberg – Hanen parent groups forming. Contact Amanda Compton

Putting Therapy Into Practice

Check your vegetable plant! Ask your child what colors they see on the leaves, flowers, and/or vegetables. Measure how long the leaves are, how tall the plant is, and how wide the vegetables are; then talk about the plant’s growth. Discuss how you can get the vegetable off the plant: pull it, cut it, twist it. How does it feel? slimy, squishy, bumpy. Eat the vegetable! How does it taste? Yummy, yucky, delicious, sweet, sour. 

Monthly Activity

Yo Yo Water Balloons

You will need:


Cut the rubber band so that you can attach it to the water balloon (if you are using small rubber bands, cut them and tightly tie them together). Fill the water balloon, leaving enough space to tie it closed. Tie the water balloon. Attach one end of the rubber band to the water balloon. Hold onto the other end and have fun with your yo-yo!

Talk about: 

Aileen’s Recommended Activity

The Hasbro Ball Popper  is a wonderful toy for children to explore cause and effect. The ball popper provides visual, tactile and auditory feedback. There are many ways you can facilitate language and basic concept skills:


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