"Family-centered treatment for the whole child"

Holistic Kids, PLLC, located in Durham and Wilmington, NC. Holistic Kids is a clinic providing speech, language & feeding services, early childhood special education, family training and professional development.  It was created by Lucia Pasquel-Lefebvre, MA/CCC Speech-Language Pathologist & Early Childhood Special Educator.  Holistic Kids is partnering with Jordan Lake Therapy & Therapy Kids Wilmington to provide occupational therapy services in the clinic, community and home.

At Holistic Kids we strive to help children develop foundational skills in functional communication, speech, language, feeding, literacy & cognition for personal and academic success.  Holistic Kids uses an eclectic and holistic approach incorporating a variety of therapeutic and educational methods for children with complex needs including: Childhood Apraxia of Speech, Autism Spectrum Disorders, Fragile X, Pompe Disease, Sensory Processing Disorder, Genetic Disorders, Cochlear Implants, Down SyndromeADHD, Dyslexia, Learning Disabilities and global developmental disabilities.   

Holistic Kids designs unique therapeutic programs to address each child's specific needs in a warm and nurturing environment both in the clinic, at the farm and in the community.  Children participate in individual or small group therapy targeting their individualized, developmental needs through a child & family-centered, affect-based approaches.  Special training is also provided for parents/caregivers and siblings/family members.  

Holistic Kids is partnering with local equestrian centers & PATH International Therapeutic Riding Centers to provide children the gift of equine movement/hippotherapy to support their speech-language and occupational therapy goals.

Intensive therapy programs are available for families needing a "jump start" or traveling from a long distance.   

Lucia founded Holistic Kids Speech with the principle of treating the whole child.   

Holistic Kids is an accredited provider of Triple P Positive Parenting Program.  Triple P is an evidence-based program of family intervention for parents of children who are at risk for behavior problems.  It is designed to help parents develop effective management strategies for behavioral, emotional and developmental challenges.  

Holistic Kids partners with mental health professionals to provide an array of family-centered services for the whole family.  Holistic Kids collaborates with Licensed Mental Health Counselors whose offices are located in-house at the Durham office.    

Office is located at Therapy House