Winter 2021 Youth Programs and Groups

We're excited to have you back for our next winter sessions!

Play, interact and grow with STAR Institute! This winter we are offering a variety of youth programs and groups both online and in-person supporting your child and family with daily activities that focus on movement, language development, sensory and social skills for ages 3-17. Learn more about each program below. If you have questions about what groups and programs would be best for your family contact us today at groups@spdstar.org.

Funding available for eligible families through Developmental Pathways and Rocky Mountain Human Services. Email us at groups@spdstar.org for more information.

Session blocks and start times noted below with programs.


In-person Only

CREW - Ages 3-5 -  builds social cognition and awareness, communication, problem-solving skills, and interactive play skills for children ages 3 years and up. LEARN MORE | REGISTER NOW

  • 4:15 PM - 90 minutes
  • $960/10 sessions, 2x per week (Mon/Wed)
  • February 1 - March 3
     

School Readiness Booster Program - Ages 3-6 -  This program is designed to enhance your child's skills and build on their strengths to prepare them for school and throughout the year. This is a great adjunct to your hybrid or virtual school program. Our goal is to provide a supportive, therapeutic group program that allows your child to build confidence, self-esteem, self-awareness, and maintain the regulation they need in the school setting.  LEARN MORE | REGISTER NOW

  • 9:00AM - 165 minutes | Tuesday-Friday | January 12-April 30
  • $125 per day/Daily sessions
  • $1,000/2-week block, 8 sessions
  • $7,500*/semester (16 weeks/48 sessions)
    • *rate if paid in full at time of enrollment

The schedule is flexible to work with their current school schedule
 


Online Only

Rebounders - Ages 4-10 years old, for any child with access to a trampoline at home. This group has the feel of a dance or exercise class, but with rebounders! Work on modulation, core stability, breathing, bilateral coordination, impulse control, and more. Run by an OTR/L. LEARN MORE | REGISTER NOW

  • 3:00 PM - 45 minutes
  • $450/10 sessions, 2x per week (Tues/Thurs)
  • January 19 - February 18
     

Imagine Adventure - Ages 7-10 - simplified role-playing games, face to face over zoom, builds social connection, confidence, theory of mind, and social competence. LEARN MORE | REGISTER NOW

  • 4:00 PM - 45 minutes
  • $200/4 sessions, 1x/week, Wednesdays for a month
  • January 6 - January 27
     

Critical Core - Ages 12-17 (developmental level grade 7 and up) - combines modern developmental therapies with the mechanics of tabletop role-playing games to help kids connect with their parents, their friends, and the world around them, face to face over zoom. LEARN MORE | REGISTER NOW

  • 4:15-5:30 PM - 90 minutes
  • $600/8 sessions -Tuesdays
  • January 12 - March 2

 

The following programs will be scheduled based on interest, please contact us for more information. The programs' format will be 4-day week sessions for 2 weeks.

Language Leaps - for verbal children ages 4-6 focused on language stimulation and expansion. All activities are facilitated by a speech pathologist. Each session will include vocabulary building, following directions, and an early phonics task. 

  • 30 minutes
  • $240/8 sessions

Language Launch - for verbal children ages 7-9 focused on language stimulation and expansion. All activities are facilitated by a speech pathologist. Each session will include vocabulary building, answering questions, following directions, and auditory memory activities. 

  • 30 minutes
  • $240/8 sessions

STAR Online for 4-6 year olds - a fun virtual adventure where kids connect by traveling to different lands together in fantasy vehicles that they create themselves. Great for attention, impulse control, imagination, motor planning, and communication. Different themes each day 

  • 45 minutes
  • $360/8 sessions

STAR Online for 6-9 year olds - Fun games, sensory-motor play, whole-body movement activities with different themes each day. Great for attention, impulse control, imagination, motor planning, and communication. 

  • 45 minutes
  • $360/8 sessions
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