RESOURCES FOR HUDSON COUNTYProvided by Hudson Partnership CMO
Action Time:12:00 PM
Location:Immaculate Conception School 760 Post Pl 1st Floow Secaucus , NJ 07094
Youth Consultation Services is offering
At the former Immaculate Conception School
760 Post Pl, 1st Floor
Secaucus, NJ 07094
Children 2 ½ to 5 years of age and their families
The Therapeutic Nursery is a program designed to assist 2 1/2 to 5 year olds with emotional and behavioral difficulties that interfere with healthy development and social relationships. Many of the children who will come to the Therapeutic Nursery may appear under-socialized, over aggressive, may have experienced disruptions in early attachment relationships, may have been exposed to violence or trauma, as witness or victim, and/or may have underlying developmental and biologically-based difficulties that interfere with their ability to self-regulate, communicate and engage in reciprocal relationships.
What Happens at a Therapeutic Nursery?
The nursery looks like any preschool classroom with toys and activities to help each child with their unique needs
The program operates 5 days/week (Monday-Friday), from 8:45 am to 2:30 pm.
Intervention is provided by a multi disciplinary team of professional, through relationship-based techniques that foster enhancing self-regulation, self-esteem, positive peer relationships, shared emotional thinking and appropriate behaviors.
Each child and family with be interviewed and in individualized plan to help will be develop with the family.
Individual child therapy (both in group setting and sometimes one-on-one), and weekly child family meetings will take place.
A program Nurse is available and an Advanced Practice Nurse oversees medication when needed.
Occupational and speech Therapy consultation is available.
Referrals are being accepted now!
Services are funded by the Department of Children and Families and Medicaid.