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April 12, 2021

Video Resources For Parents of Infants and Toddlers

Video Resources For Parents of Infants and Toddlers At TEIS, we provide services by qualified therapists, giving families and caregivers the tools they need to help […]
March 8, 2021
Frequently Asked Questions on Early Intervention

Infants and Toddlers, Frequently Asked Questions

How can you enjoy Halloween with your toddler in year of masks and social distancing? There are lots of ways to have a safe, fun, and not-too-spooky holiday. Let us help. The one thing you don’t need to worry about this scary season is your child’s progress in meeting developmental milestones. For children 0-3 years-of-age, childhood evaluations and therapy services are available for free under the Federal Early Intervention Program for Infants and Toddlers with Disabilities.
February 5, 2021
Toddler Dancing for Health

Movement Activities for Infants and Toddlers

How can you enjoy Halloween with your toddler in year of masks and social distancing? There are lots of ways to have a safe, fun, and not-too-spooky holiday. Let us help. The one thing you don’t need to worry about this scary season is your child’s progress in meeting developmental milestones. For children 0-3 years-of-age, childhood evaluations and therapy services are available for free under the Federal Early Intervention Program for Infants and Toddlers with Disabilities.
January 6, 2021

Relationships and The Growing Brain

How can you enjoy Halloween with your toddler in year of masks and social distancing? There are lots of ways to have a safe, fun, and not-too-spooky holiday. Let us help. The one thing you don’t need to worry about this scary season is your child’s progress in meeting developmental milestones. For children 0-3 years-of-age, childhood evaluations and therapy services are available for free under the Federal Early Intervention Program for Infants and Toddlers with Disabilities.
December 9, 2020
The Growing Brain Webinar Series

The Growing Brain 0-3 yrs. Webinar Series

How can you enjoy Halloween with your toddler in year of masks and social distancing? There are lots of ways to have a safe, fun, and not-too-spooky holiday. Let us help. The one thing you don’t need to worry about this scary season is your child’s progress in meeting developmental milestones. For children 0-3 years-of-age, childhood evaluations and therapy services are available for free under the Federal Early Intervention Program for Infants and Toddlers with Disabilities.
November 8, 2020
Cortical Visual Impairment

Cortical Visual Impairment

How can you enjoy Halloween with your toddler in year of masks and social distancing? There are lots of ways to have a safe, fun, and not-too-spooky holiday. Let us help. The one thing you don’t need to worry about this scary season is your child’s progress in meeting developmental milestones. For children 0-3 years-of-age, childhood evaluations and therapy services are available for free under the Federal Early Intervention Program for Infants and Toddlers with Disabilities.
September 11, 2020

Important Toddler Milestones

In their first 3 years of life, children pass a variety of milestones having to do with physical and mental growth, adaptive skills, communication, and socialization. Sometimes children experience delays or health conditions that may lead to developmental delays.
June 19, 2020
Juneteenth Celebrate Freedom

How to Talk to Children About Juneteenth

In their first 3 years of life, children pass a variety of milestones having to do with physical and mental growth, adaptive skills, communication, and socialization. Sometimes children experience delays or health conditions that may lead to developmental delays.
June 18, 2020
How Can Early Intervention Help my Child?

Can Early Intervention Help With My Child?

In their first 3 years of life, children pass a variety of milestones having to do with physical and mental growth, adaptive skills, communication, and socialization. Sometimes children experience delays or health conditions that may lead to developmental delays.
June 8, 2020
Anti-Racism Statement from TEIS, Inc.

TEIS, Inc. Statement on Anti-Racism and Diversity

As an organization, our goal is to bring Early Intervention services to families throughout our service area, regardless of race, religion, or socioeconomic status. We are committed to being a part of the support system for families that are marginalized, and we will do everything we can to make systemic racism a thing of the past.
May 22, 2020
Parenting in the Age of COVID-19

Parenting in the Age of COVID-19

The Coronavirus Pandemic has provided many new and unexpected challenges for everyone. Whether you are a young mother, a parent working from home, or grandparent used to helping with the kids, we’ve all had to adapt to new modes of coping in a very short span of time. Being in a lockdown situation creates new challenges, especially for those caring for young children, children with developmental delays, and those with special needs. Here are a few tips for staying motivated and supportive in the age of COVID-19.
April 24, 2020
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COVID-19 and Your Children

The news about COVID-19 can be frightening, a major pandemic that has spread to almost every country around the world. The good news is that kids are affected differently than adults. Under 1% of cases have been recorded in children 9 years-old and under, and many of these have mild or no symptoms. There may be no fever, no cough, and no other sign of infection.
April 2, 2020
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April 2020 Online Activities & Events

With Coronavirus keeping us all indoors, there are some online and drive-thru event opportunities Online in April!
March 17, 2020
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Coronavirus Information

On this page, we will present Coronavirus information and resources as they become available to us,
March 15, 2020
The Importance of Early Intervention

The Importance of Early Intervention

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), developmental disabilities affect 1 in 7 children in the United States, or about 15%.
October 5, 2017

October 2017: TEIS Ads Featured on Port Authority Buses

TEIS has started a month-long Port Authority Bus advertising campaign in the East End and Ross Township. Be sure to be on the lookout for our […]
September 30, 2015

TEIS Featured on Pittsburgh Today Live

“Early Intervention Important For Kids With Feeding Problems” – TEIS Education Coordinator Janet Watkiss talks about the importance of early intervention with feeding problems with children. […]
August 27, 2015

‘Chloe’s Law’ educates would-be parents about Down Syndrome – Pittsburgh Tribune Review

“‘Chloe’s Law’ educates would-be parents about Down Syndrome”  by Chris Togneri Read about Kurt Kondrich, a developmental therapist at TEIS, his daughter Chloe, and Chloe’s Law. http://triblive.com/neighborhoods/alleghenyneighborhoods/alleghenyneighborhoodsmore/8912290-74/syndrome-chloe-information#axzz3jxgBafrX
July 27, 2015

TEIS Featured in Pittsburgh Tribune-Review

“Continued Education for Therapists Key to TEIS Success” by Chris Fleisher http://triblive.com/business/headlines/8192217-74/teis-company-therapists#axzz3ZGb7Glww Read about how TEIS was founded, the support we offer our therapists, and hear […]
June 25, 2015

TEIS Article Featured on PittsburghParent.com

Your child’s first smile, first word, when they start to crawl and master other tasks provides you and your doctor with insight on how your child […]
March 6, 2015

The Power of One: The Down Syndrome Prenatal Education Act

If you would like to view the PDF in a new window, please click here: The Power of One PDF
January 31, 2015

What’s Going On? February 2015

Sunday, February 1 Disney’s The Little Mermaid at Byham Theater February 6 – February 15 Beauty and The Beast at Benedum Center Macaroni Kid February Calendar […]
January 31, 2015

Explaining Early Intervention Services to Grandparents

Sometimes when a child is first enrolled in Early Intervention services our families tell us that their own parents are not “on board” with the program. […]
January 11, 2015

Keep Up with TEIS via Social Media!

As of January 2015, TEIS is now on Pinterest, come follow us for therapy ideas, recipes, crafts & the latest on child development and early intervention: […]
December 19, 2014

Conferences and Trainings for Pittsburgh Area Families January 2015

Autism Connection GRANDPARENT Support Group Meetings! Mt. Lebanon Municipal Building 1st Wednesday of the Month 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. FOR MORE INFORMATION: Dr. Marilyn Hoyson marilynh@thewatsoninstitute.org […]
December 19, 2014

Pittsburgh Area Ideas for Winter Family Fun!

FOR A COMPLETE LISTING OF MORE FAMILY FRIENDLY PITTSBURGH EVENTS visit the Living Pittsburgh Website   Train Displays Dec 5, 2014 to Jan 11, 2015 This […]
November 24, 2014

Pittsburgh Area Family Friendly Holiday Events

SENSORY FRIENDLY SANTA and AUTISM RELATED TRAINING ABOARD’s Autism Connection has a great list of events taking place at Westmoreland Mall, South Hills Village and Ross […]
October 23, 2014

Trick or Treat Times for City of Pittsburgh/Western PA

**All trick-or-treat times shown here are for Oct. 31, unless otherwise noted. From WTAE TV. City of Pittsburgh (all neighborhoods) 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Other areas […]
October 14, 2014

TEIS Featured on Pittsburgh Today Live – KDKA

TEIS Co-Directors Julie Hudak and Tara Deringor discuss developmental milestones and how TEIS provides services to children and their families on Pittsburgh Today Live. Click here to […]
October 10, 2014

TEIS Featured on Take Five – WPXI News

Take Five highlights western Pennsylvania’s most innovative and successful businesses. TEIS Co-Directors Julie Hudak and Tara Deringor talked about what TEIS offers with host Joe Klimchak.  Click here […]