Pediatric Astronaut Training

Nurturing Balance, Coordination, and Visual Proficiency

Astronaut training is a pioneering approach, strategically designed to refine a child’s sensory processing abilities, specifically targeting the vestibular system. This innovative program not only aids in refining a child’s ability to process movement information but also plays a crucial role in enhancing their capacity to regulate and coordinate eye movements, a skill essential for effective tracking.

Unlocking the Power of the Vestibular System: Precision in Motion

Astronaut training is rooted in the profound understanding of the vestibular system, a sensory powerhouse responsible for spatial orientation, balance, and coordination. Through a series of carefully crafted exercises and stimuli, this program activates and refines the vestibular system, transforming it into a finely tuned instrument for perceiving and processing movement.

Enhancing Balance and Spatial Awareness: A Foundation for Confidence

By engaging in astronaut training, children embark on a journey toward enhanced balance and spatial awareness. This newfound stability not only supports confident movement but also lays the foundation for improved posture and motor coordination. Through targeted vestibular stimulation, children learn to navigate their surroundings with poise and assurance.


Coordinating Eye Movements: Mastering the Art of Tracking

Astronaut training plays a pivotal role in refining a child’s ability to coordinate eye movements, a skill known as tracking. This proficiency is fundamental for various tasks, including reading, writing, and sports. By enhancing eye movement regulation, children can engage with visual stimuli more effectively, promoting improved focus and concentration.


Our Expert Approach: Customized, Compassionate, and Comprehensive

At Michigan Pediatric Therapy, astronaut training is not just a program; it’s a personalized journey toward enhanced sensory integration and visual proficiency. Our experienced therapists meticulously curate exercises tailored to each child’s unique needs, ensuring precision in every movement and stimulus. With a compassionate approach, we create a supportive environment where children can thrive, building confidence in their abilities and fostering a love for learning.

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We’ll go through multiple assessments with you and your child and create a goal-based treatment plan and home programming regimen in order to put your child on a positive path forward.

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