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. For more information, tips and tricks, follow [...]

2019-09-05T12:52:57-05:00July 6th, 2017|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , |

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 [...]

2019-09-05T12:52:57-05:00July 3rd, 2017|Categories: Blog, Tips and Tricks|Tags: , , , |

Tips and Tricks: Your Child’s First Lesson

As a parent, there are a few things you can do to ease your swimmer into their first lesson successfully.  Throughout our 20 years of experience, we’ve found that the best way to a successful lesson is to ensure that parents feel confident, comfortable and excited about their child’s lesson with their new instructor. Your [...]

Therapy Thursday: Using Equipment to Assist Body Position

As part of our community outreach, we have decided to give regular therapy tips and tricks for aquatic professionals.   The theme of this week is: How to use equipment to assist body position for independence.  #movingbymyself.  #practicingwalking #aquatictherapy

2019-09-05T12:53:01-05:00November 23rd, 2016|Categories: Blog, Therapy Thursday|Tags: , , , , |