Who We Are
Kidz Therapy Services, PLLC and Gayle E. Kligman Therapeutic Resources was founded to promote and enhance the development of infants, preschoolers and school age children with special needs between the ages of birth through 21. We are one of the largest providers of evaluations and services for young children and school age children in Nassau and Suffolk counties.
At Kidz Therapy Services and Gayle E. Kligman Therapeutic Resources, our mission is for all children with special needs to achieve their maximum personal development both as individuals and as learners.
Why Choose Us?
Kidz Therapy Services, PLLC and Gayle E. Kligman Therapeutic Resources employs professionals specifically trained to address the needs of children and their families. Our professional staff is appropriately licensed and/or certified by the State of New York and receives ongoing supervision and training in their respective fields. At our Garden City and Hauppauge facilities, we employ full time speech-language pathologists, occupational therapists, physical therapists, special education teachers, BCBA's, LBA's, psychologists, and social workers. Professionals trained in Autism and Behavioral services, including BCBA's and LBA's are available for ongoing school based consultation and direct services. Additionally, our agency utilizes independent contractors in all of these same professional disciplines who travel throughout Nassau and Suffolk counties to evaluate and treat children in the home, daycare, nursery/preschool program, child care, out of district locations and in district locations.
Kidz Therapy and GEK staff are here to address each child’s individual needs and to help all children on their way to a bright and promising future. Comprehensive plans are proposed for each child utilizing home, therapeutic center-based, school and community-based settings. Family needs and goals are incorporated into each child’s program and every effort is made to encourage a successful partnership between family/caregivers, school personnel and therapists.
Where We Serve
Early Intervention, preschool and parent pay services are available on site at our large and modern Garden City and Hauppauge facilities. These locations provide child/parent oriented waiting areas and therapy rooms especially appointed to be “child friendly”. Each room is equipped with a computer and the latest in therapy tools. A viewing window allows a parent to view the assessment or therapy session from outside the room. Additionally, our facilities are outfitted with state of the art sensorimotor integration gyms and physical therapy gyms, including new rock climbing walls and slides. We have a specially designed Evaluation Center in our Garden City office.
All evaluations and services can be provided in the child’s home, daycare, nursery/preschool program, local community centers, out of district locations and in district locations.