- July 29, 2019
-- Theraplay, Inc. has been a leading provider of pediatric occupational, physical, speech and feeding therapy for more than twenty-five years. Headquartered in West Chester, Pennsylvania, Theraplay provides services in outpatient centers, schools and in homes through county-based early intervention services, and continues to grow and meet the need for pediatric therapy in the tri-state area by opening new centers and expanding existing centers to assist and encourage children in all levels of development.
Theraplay's newest center opened on July 22 in Middletown, Delaware, at 118 Sandhill Drive. This 4400 square foot outpatient center allows for patients of all ages and skill sets to be seen, and includes rooms for feeding therapy and sensory processing sessions, a large open gym, and orthopedic and concussion rehabilitation areas for athletes and older patients.
Center manager and Middletown native Marcie Legath, MS, OTR/L is excited to be bringing Theraplay's services further into Delaware. "I am looking forward to being able to provide therapy to families who may not be able to access it otherwise, and am proud to be a part of Theraplay's continued growth!"About Theraplay, Inc.
Theraplay was founded in 1991 by physical therapist Lisa Mackell. Believing that children learn and develop best through play experiences, Theraplay provides their individualized therapy services in a play-focused environment. Their occupational, physical, speech and feeding therapy services, along with concussion rehabilitation, early intervention and school services have helped improve the lives of thousands of children and their families. In 2016, Austill's Educational Therapy Services joined the Theraplay family of companies, and since then Positive Steps Therapy, AOT, Inc., The Children's Therapy Center and Fleming Therapy Services have been added, bringing therapy to children and adolescents in 3 states, with 28 outpatient locations and school, home and early intervention-
based services. Theraplay is looking forward to continuing to grow their geographic reach, furthering their mission to maximize each child's potential through functional play-based therapies. For more information visit https://theraplayinc.com/