Back to School and Staying Safe

Dear CTC Families, Together we have learned to Stay Safe as you have brought your children back into our clinics.  This has not been an easy transition, but we did it!  Not a single case of COVID-19 within any one of our clinics (Lansing, Traverse City or Midland).  Thanks to you and to our staff for following our safety protocols. … Read More

Day by Day and Step by Step

Our doors are open for face to face therapy.  The final component has been our Community Mental Health contracts and these options are changing for families.  This is very exciting. We will continue teletherapy as allowed by your insurance coverage.  Children’s Therapy Corner is aware that all insurances are reviewing their timelines for discontinuation of this as an option.  If … Read More

COVID-19 Update 5-19-2020

Childrens Therapy Corner has already incorporated many of the guidelines in Dow’s ‘Return to Work Playbook’ On Monday May 18th, Governor Whitmer continued to expand into the next phase for opening up Michigan, for regions 6 and 8. And because that is happening, there was extensive time devoted at the press conference about how companies can best provide the safest … Read More

Welcome Back to Face to Face Therapy

We are so excited to welcome you back to Children’s Therapy Corner. We have missed your smiling faces and we are pleased that we can initiate face to face therapy sessions across all locations. There are some important updates and changes that we must share prior to your first day in the clinics. We have created Health and Safety teams … Read More

CTC Tele-therapy now approved by Michigan PIHP/CMHSP

We are excited to share that efforts to modify the Michigan PIHP/CMHSP COVID-19 Encounter Code Chart was successful.  We are now able to offer these services via a tele-therapy option to your child for speech-language, occupational and physical therapy services as mandated within your Person-Centered Plans. This has been a long time in coming and we are extremely pleased.  Your local office … Read More

What the “Stay at Home” extension means for our families

We have provided tele-therapy services since the beginning of the initial Stay Home Stay Safe Executive Order on March 24. This was considered the safest method to provide services. We had a lot to learn as to how to provide this method, but our therapists and you as the family members worked together and we discovered how to make this … Read More

Please help us lobby for Tele-therapy so everyone has access to the therapy they need

There has been a significant challenge during this time to serve our clients with CMH contracts needing speech-language, occupational or physical therapy services. The concern is that the CMH contracts do not allow for reimbursement for face to face or tele-therapy services for these disciplines during this pandemic. The coverage, or in this case the lack of thereof, is dictated … Read More

COVID-19 Update 3-17-2020

Child smiling

To the families of Children’s Therapy Corner: As the Executive Director and owner, I want to share what we are doing at Children’s Therapy Corner to secure the safety of you, your children, and our staff. We have and will continue to aggressively respond to mandates, and implement all actions and methodologies as guided by the Center for Disease Control … Read More

COVID-19 Update 3-13-2020

March 13, 2020 Last night Governor Whitmer announced closure of all K-12 school buildings for 3 weeks starting Monday March 16 through Sunday April 5th. At this time, Children’s Therapy Corner will remain open and ready to serve your children and their needs. “This is a necessary step to protect our kids, our families, and our overall public health,” said … Read More