Dr. Pinocchio Pediatric Wellness Center

A Place for All to Grow, Play and Learn

Services

Investing in your child’s development is one of the most valuable commitments you can make as a parent. Children are molded from the experiences and opportunities they are exposed to. As their primary guidance, parents have the power to to promote the most beautiful growth while learning and meeting the individual needs of their child.

Direct Services

Newborn through Teenage Direct occupational therapy services are provided to children and teens in the areas of feeding, emotional regulation, social development, fine motor development, gross motor development, tantrums, sleep, picky eating, sensory processing, handwriting, and participation in bathing, grooming, and dressing.

Social Groups

3+ Years through Teenage Social groups create a low demand setting to practice appropriate social skills such as turn-taking, greetings, reciprocal conversation, body language, listening, emotional regulation, and patience while participating in fun, play-based interventions.

Parent Courses

Moms, Mamas, Dads, Papas Courses and support surrounding the topics of picky eating, sleep routines, sensory processing, age-appropriate consequences, social development, developmental milestones, encouragement of independence, technology, school work, and developmentally appropriate products to, and to not, purchase for your littles.

Playgroups

Newborn to Three Years Playgroups allowing for social exposure for both parents and babies. Knowledge and discussion on developmental milestones, baby products, sleep routines, play, and feeding.

Yoga & Mindfulness

Certified in Yoga for the Special Child
Newborn through Teenage Beginning in infancy, children can be exposed to a consistent yoga practice positively impacting physical and social-emotional development. Classes per age group focused on intention, calming strategies, motor planning, deep breathing, and physical endurance.

When in Womb

Expecting Parents Preparing for baby begins long before the due date. "Babies do not come with a handbook" has been said to me several times when meeting families months or years into parenthood. This course was developed to be that handbook. Knowledge on child development, the fourth trimester, baby products, positioning, sleep, feeding, is provided in a social, collaborative setting.

"You have provided me with ways to connect with my kids, ways to join their worlds, and most of all ways to understand them which is what any parent truly wishes for."
- Mom of two

Location

589 California Ave.
Reno, NV 89509
Phone: 775-984-4204
Fax: 844-304-2003