Cheerful Helpers Therapeutic School

Tel: (213)387-7252
  • The Cheerful Helpers Child and Family Study Center offers early intervention services and therapeutic preschool and kindergarten services to families with young children, ages 2-6, who are having difficulties with language development, motor-planning, self-regulation and socialization, in family oriented intervention programs.
  • These relationship-based programs are for children with high-functioning autism, Asperger's, attachment disorders, developmental delays, and processing, learning and emotional difficulties.
  • The children attend school five days per week, in small language-rich classes, with a 1:2 staff: student ratio and a dedicated multi-disciplinary team of special education teachers and therapists.
  • All parents participate in family therapy, as well as a weekly parent group.
  • School-based occupational and speech therapy are also provided as needed.
  • Cheerful Helpers is both a private and a fully certified Non-Public School (NPS).

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool-Kindergarten
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Year Founded 1958

Student Body

Total Students n/a
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
20%
State avg.: 43%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 2 teachers
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
99%
Average Class Size 8 students

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Admissions Director Ellen K. Reinstein, LCSW

School Notes

  • Cheerful Helpers Therapeutic School is a program for highly motivated families interested in working collaboratively with a large multidisciplinary team.

Profile last updated: 02/08/2016

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