Training Webinar: Equipment for your Swimmers with Autism

Swim Angelfish Live – Equipment Webinar
Are you wondering what equipment we use?  Need some new techniques for your existing equipment to use with your special needs swimmers?  Look no further.
Free Training Webinar
Watch the July 2017 Newsletter: Using Visual Schedule To Decrease Anxiety.

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Certification Testimonials

Swim Angelfish is devoted to helping children of all abilities learn how to swim faster and with less discomfort than traditional swim methods since 2000.

But don’t just take our word for it.  See what our certification users have to say about our program!

Swim Lesson Testimonials

Swim Angelfish is devoted to helping children of all abilities learn how to swim.   The company, originally founded as an Aquatic Therapy service, has grown to include Swim Lessons, Camps and Training as a direct result of the need to help all children become confident and safe in the water.

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Make a Waterproof Visual Schedule

TIPS FOR USING A VISUAL SCHEDULE

• Use PECS pictures, or actual pictures of the pool, the equipment, and the swimmer’s schedule for the session.

• Allow your swimmer plenty of opportunities for sensory breaks or the “choice” card.

• For the anxious swimmer, try allowing the swimmer to pick 3 and you pick 3.  Allow the swimmer to […]

3 Water Safety Tips for your Child with Autism

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1. Familiarize your child with rescue equipment
2. Educate Family, Friends, and Neighbors – COMING SOON

3. Work to establish water safety rituals and routines – COMING SOON

Familiarize with Rescue Equipment

How Swim Therapy Exhibits Results Outside of the Pool

Swim Angelfish swimming lessons go far beyond getting children with special needs comfortable in the water. While learning to swim and interact with water is the evident part of swimming lessons, the benefits of swimming for special needs children transcend the pool. Below are some of the many ways swimming has a positive impact on […]

How to Help Your Child Get the Most Out of Occupational Therapy

Our occupational therapy is designed to help children with special needs develop everyday skills. What is their occupation? Playing, learning, eating, socially interacting, brushing their teeth—all these things are important for children to learn. With occupational therapy, we help your child reach their highest potential by teaching them how to participate in normal activities most […]

Therapy Thursday: Sick of Being Sick?

Increasing the strength of your core and respiratory muscles can make you healthier this winter!  

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4 Ways Swim Therapy Can Benefit Someone with Special Needs

Recreational therapy is rising to become one of the most popular and effective methods of assisting both children and adults who have special needs, whether mental or physical. This type of therapy can include activities such as art, sports, music, swimming, activities, and more. Recreational therapy makes improving fun while addressing the physical, social, cognitive, […]