Emerge Pediatric Therapy LogoInfant play groups are beneficial for your baby’s development, socialization, parent-child bonding, and parental support. But what makes Emerge’s play groups different is the addition of a trained pediatric therapist who can explain the developmental benefits behind these fun activities, provide customized recommendations, and answer any questions that pop up along the way!

Join us at our Carrboro location for a Baby & Me play group with pediatric speech therapist, Erica Lord! The goal for our this group is to create a nurturing space to enrich your child with natural play and exploration, while also giving parents the support to learn and explore alongside their little one. All activities are modified for each family depending on the child’s age and interests.

You can register for the entire 10-week session or drop in for only the topics you are interested in!

This is the outlined curriculum for 10 sessions:
1. Benefits of touch (July 8th)
2. 10 Gestures and nonverbal language (July 15th)
3. Exploring our senses (July 22nd)
4. Food exploration (July 29th)
5. Open-ended toys/types of play (August 5th)
6. 10 actions with objects (August 12th)
7. Benefits of crawling/moving and grooving (August 19th)
8. Observing in play – creating a “yes” space (September 2nd)
9. Benefits of messy play (September 9th)
10. Building back-and-forth interactions (September 16th)
infant playing with water table
Current Group Offering: Fridays, 9:00am – 10:00am  |  July 8th – September 16th
infant playing with water table

This group will primarily be held at our outdoor space in Carrboro, in the shade as much as possible. Feel free to bring hats or shades of your own too! If the weather doesn’t permit us to enjoy the outdoors, we can move into the sensory gym.

The Carrboro clinic is located in the South Green shopping center, with parking available in front and behind the building.

110 Two Hills Dr, Carrboro, NC 27510

*The charges for group sessions will not be submitted to your insurance*


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