Specialty Services

Adaptive Equipment:

•Advocate For Persons with Disabilities

Trade-in equipment exchange program uses a computer database to find used assistive devices.

For more information, please call 1-800-522-4369

•ARISE Child and Family Services, Loan Closet

Has various rental equipment available. Located in Syracuse.

For more information contact 472-3171, ext 154.

•ARISE Child and Family Services, Oswego Satellite Office

Services include accessing consulting for technology, adaptive equipment and computers.

For more information contact Sabine Ingerson 342-4088

•ARISE Child and Family Services, Universal Design Technology Center

Options in technology include, computer applications and assistive/adaptive devices.

For more information call 472-3171 ext. 155

•ENABLE, Assistive Technology

Equipment includes picture boards, computer systems, voice output devices, switches, optical pointers, alternative keyboards, home or work modifications, custom equipment and seating and environmental assessments.

For more information call 455-7591 ext 257

Aquatic Therapy

•Children’s Therapy Network

Therapeutic swim program.

For more information, please call 437-4689

•ENABLE

Provide an aquatic therapy program through their diagnostic and clinical services program.

For more information please call 455-7591 Ext 275

•Oswego County ARC

Provides a parent child swim group through their Early Intervention Program through the services of a physical therapist.

For more information, please call 598-3108

•Pemberton Associates

Provides an aquatic therapy program through their Early Intervention Program, Preschool Special Education Program and privately through the services of a Physical Therapist.

For more information please call 963-3680

Auditory Training

Augmentative Communication

•ENABLE

ENABLE’s communication equipment ranges from a variety of boards with pictures, to speaking devices.

For more information, please call 455-7591 Ext 257

www.enablecny.org

•Behavioral Interventions

http://www.health.state.ny.us/community/infants_children/early_intervention/autism/index.htm

http://www.interventioncentral.org/

http://www.floortime.org/

http://www.nysaba.org/index.asp

http://www.teacch.com/

•Bio-medical Approaches and Interventions including Nutritional and Dietary Approaches:
Several Autism treatments have been proven to be more effective than others for a child with Autism. The path to recovery from Autism is knowledge, empowerment, action and success. The information below will link you to helpful web sites, and direct you to local providers in the area of nutrition, diet, and bio-medical intervention.

Go to the following web sites to learn more about a bio-medical approach and nutritional and dietary interventions to Autism Spectrum Disorders.

www.AutismResearchInstitute.com

www.Alternativementalhealth.com

www.Autisme.net

www.Autismtreatment.info

www.Breakingtheviciouscycle.info

www.Mercola.com

www.NVIC.org

Online Nutritional Vendors

Go to the following web sites to order foods and supplements:

www.Energy.com

www.Kirkmanlabs.com

www.Ener-g.com

www.authenticfoods.com

www.Glutenfreemall.com

www.Glutenfree.com

www.glutenfreeinfo.com

www.glutenfree-supermarket.com

Information about Gluten Free dining in Western New York

www.glutenfreeinwny.com

Local Nutritional, Dietary, Prescription Businesses:

•The Mustard Seed Natural Food Market,

Midtown Plaza

Oswego, NY 13126

(315) 207-0016

•Wayne’s Drug (the only compounding pharmacy in Oswego County)

West Bridge Street

Oswego, NY 13126

(315) 343-5722

•Wegman’s Groceries Stores

(Wegman’s has identified all of their name brand items with clear GF/CF labeling making for a much easier shopping experience)

Go to www.Wegmans.com to find the nearest store to you and for additional information about gluten free and casein free items in their store.

To speak with a parent of a child on the autism spectrum that has benefited from bio-medical treatments and nutritional intervention call or email either of the parents listed below:

Julie Chetney

Juliechetney@yahoo.com

315-343-4893

Tammy Elowsky

Kissimmeesun@gisco.net

315-342-5577

Dentists

•Dr. Margaret Madonian, DDS

600 Oswego Street

Liverpool, NY 13088

Specializing in working with special needs populations

For more information, please call 453-2200

Genetics

•Joe J. Hoo, MD

Clinical Specialty in pediatrics and Genetics

•Joan Pellegrino, MD

Clinical Specialty in pediatrics and Genetics

For more information on both doctors please call 464-8668 or

800-464-8668

Hippo Therapy

•Pemberton Associates

Provides hippo therapy through their Early Intervention Program, Preschool Special Education Program and privately through the services of an occupational therapist and/or physical therapist.

For more information, please call 963-0864

Sensory Integration

•ENABLE

Offers a sensory-integration program that provides assessment, training, and therapy for clients with sensory disabilities.

For more information, please call 455-7591

http://www.enablecny.org/services/eis.cfm

•Oswego County ARC

Provide sensory integration services through their occupational therapist through the Early Intervention Program.

For more information, please call 598-3108

•Pemberton Associates

Have SIPT’s certified staff that deliver a wide variety of services and evaluations through Early Intervention Program, Preschool Special Education Program, School Age Program and privately.

For more information, please call 963-0864

•Sensory Resources

Resources for raising children with sensory motor, developmental and social emotional challenges.

http://www.cnyspdparents.com

Therapeutic Listening

•Pemberton Associates

For more information, please call 963-0864