Frequently Asked Questions
Do you have to use a balance board?
No, but it is beneficial as it stimulates your balance (vestibular) system to increase focus and attention.
Can I just buy the DVD or book and do the Bal-A-Vis-X exercises with my child?
You could introduce yourself to the exercises however it is highly recommended you attend a training in person as there are many subtleties and nuances to this program. Attending a training will provide far greater insight and understanding to proper technique and how to modify and correct errors in physical technique to provide maximum benefit of the program.
How long is a private individual Bal-A-Vis-X session?
The session, after the initial visit, will be 30-45 minutes.
Do you accept insurance?
Insurance is accepted in the Hamden office (beginning September 2020). Private pay clients are seen in Northford, at the Hamden office beginning August 18, 2020 or at the family’s home if necessary.
How does Bal-A-Vis-X differ from other programs based on, or related to, physical movement?
Where is the Hamden office located?
The Hamden office is located at 60 Connolly Parkway, Building 17 within the Reachout, Inc. office. Reachout, Inc. is a not-for profit that provides both outpatient therapy services as well as Birth to Three services as a sub-contractor for the state of Connecticut in the south central region.