Improving the lives of children and families through play

Birch Forest Children’s Therapy Center offers Occupational therapy and mental health services designed to meet the unique needs of children and their families. The licensed clinical therapists of Birch Forest use collaborative, creative, and individualized play to support children and their families in becoming happy, healthy and successful.

Play is important

“Play is often talked about as if it were a relief from serious learning. But for children, play is serious learning.”  – Fred Rogers


Play is the primary job of children. It is through play that children learn to make sense of the world around them; learning, developing, growing, and interacting with others and their environment. Play helps in many ways:

The licensed clinical therapists of Birch Forest use imaginative and safe physical play to support children in these areas.

We can help

Birch Forest services help children and families gain success in these common areas and more.