Therapeutic Resources

Families in Norfolk can benefit from the following resources in the community*.

South Shore Therapies (www.southshoretherapies.com) Sensory, Occupational, and Speech Services in Weymouth, Pembroke, and Norwood, MA

Warrior Poet Academy (See write-up in Norfolk Rec Registration Booklet, phone # 617-797-2921)

Kids in Sports, Walpole MA ( https://semass.kidsinsports.com/ )

Boston Ability Center ( https://www.bostonabilitycenter.com/ )

ARC (https://www.arcsouthnorfolk.org/)

 

Vorpahl Psychology Associates, LLC ( http://www.vpa-psychologist.com/ )

 

ASPIRE (by MGH) (https://www.massgeneral.org/aspire/)

 

Learning Solutions, Norwood MA (http://learningsolutionsforme.com/index.html)

 

Vision Therapy Resources: 

www.pavevision.org (parents active for vision education)

www.covd.org  (College of optometrists in Vision Department)

Book Reference:  When Your Child Struggles.  The Myth of 20/20 Vision (What Every Parent Needs to Know)

Behavioral Optometrists:

Dr. John Abbondanza, Behavioral Optometrist

Vision Care specialists

30 Turnpike Road, Suite 7 (Route 9)

Southboro, MA 01772

508-481-8558

www.greatvisioncare.com

 

Dr. Hernest V. Loewenstein, Ph.D. (Developmental Optometrist)

471 Washington Street

Newton, MA 02458

Phone:  617-244-6454

 

Dr. Cathy Stern, OD, FCSO, FCOVD

7 Cedar Drive

Canton, MA 02021

Phone:  781-575-0057

success@myvisiondoc.com

 

Dr. Celia Hinricks, OD, FCOVD

169 Powers Road

Sudbury, MA 01766

Phone:  978-443-7529

 

New England College of Optometry

424 Beacon Street

Boston, MA 02115

Phone:  617-266-2030

(Be sure to ask for an evaluation for learning related visual problems)

 

Dr. Aparna Raghuram, OD, PhD

Boston Children’s Hospital

9 Hope Avenue

Waltham, MA 02453

Phone:  617-355-6401

*Note: Norfolk SEPAC does not have a vested interest in any of these resources, nor can we guarantee a positive experience. These are resources that have been utilized by local families with positive feedback.

 

Have experience with a resource you'd like to share with other Norfolk Families? Email us at norfolksepac@gmail.com and we can add it to our website!