Welcome to CAMP MARIPOSAS! A summer camp program geared for young and school-aged children with speech and/or occupational therapy needs. Our summer camp program offers a unique perspective on helping children with specific speech, occupational, movement and sensory needs. Camp Mariposas creates opportunities for young children to engage in fun activities that enhance and facilitate their communication and sensory development. With licensed therapists, Camp Mariposas will ensure that every day of camp will foster the speech, language, social skill building and sensory/movement will be put into practice.
Focus of Camp
Lead by Speech/Language and Occupational Therapists, Camp Mariposas offers expertise and focus in the following areas:
- Speech & Articulation skills (ex., apraxia, phonology)
- Social Communication and Interaction Skills
- Receptive & Expressive Language Skills (vocabulary, directions, grammar, sentence length, questions)
- Self-regulation and sensory processing
- Visual-spatial processing
- Motor Planning & Movement
- Play skills
- Parent Education & Consultation
Ages & Groups
Camp Mariposas is geared for the young and school-aged child between the ages of 3-12. All children will be grouped according to both age and developmental needs.
There are 3 sessions being offered for 3-week intervals during our summer months. You can choose for your child to attend, one, two or all 3 sessions. This year's 2016 Camp Mariposas schedule is as follows:
Session 1: June 12 - June 29
Session 2: July 3 - July 20
Session 3: July 24 - August 10
The summer camp will take place indoors at our facility on the West Side of Santa Barbara at:
621 W. Micheltorena St., Santa Barbara, CA 93105
Camp Mariposas' tuition is listed on the registration/application English downloadable form. If you choose to participate in more than one session, please indicate so on the application form. We will also offer a limited number of scholarships to those in need. Please contact us for further information regarding our scholarship application.
**Please also check with your insurance carrier for your child's therapy coverage as MP Health is a Network Provider for some insurance plans