Serving: Sandy Springs, 
Johns Creek, Cumming,
Dawsonville & White County

Star Therapy, Inc.

Our therapists eagerly await to help you and your child or young adult
achieve their dreams and aspirations through Occupational Therapy.

Welcome to our Practice

We are a private pediatric therapy practice committed to providing the most current techniques and treatment approaches used and developed by experts in the therapy field. Our therapists specialize in treating children and young adults with:

  Sensory Processing Disorder (SPD)
  Fine and Gross Motor Delays
  Handwriting Difficulties
  Motor Planning
  Food Aversions or "Picky Eaters"
  Autism Spectrum Disorders
  Difficulties with Emotional Regulation
  Neurological Impairments
  Down Syndrome
  Visual Processing Disorder
  Ocular Motility difficulties
  And more

Star Therapy Provides:

  Private, School Based Therapy
  Mobile Therapy Gym
  Developmental Screenings
  Comprehensive Evaluations
  Individual Treatment Plans
            Group Therapy
  Consultative Services for Parents and

What is Occupational Therapy?

Occupational Therapy (OT) works with children to develop the skills they need for the many "jobs" of childhood. Concerns often addressed by OT include self-care, fine motor skills, precision and dexterity, sensory processing, feeding, play skills and neuromotor control.
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Sensory Processing

Whether you are biting into a hamburger, riding a bicycle, or reading a book, your successful completion of the activity requires processing sensation or "sensory integration." Sensory Processing, simply put, is the ability to take in information through our senses (touch, movement, smell, taste, vision, and hearing), put it together with prior information, memories and knowledge stored in the brain, and make a meaningful response.
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What People Are Saying

"Melanie works closely with several of our students at Windermere.  She is compassionate, highly specialized and a great asset to have! Our families have been very pleased with Star Therapy's services and our students have seen great results." 

Kimberly Sharpe
Executive Director
Carrington Academy
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Who can benefit from Occupational Therapy?

Children experiencing difficulties with any of the following...

  Fine Motor Skills
  Sensory Processing
  Gross Motor Skills
  Self Help Skills
  Ball Skills
  Play Skills
  Emotional Regulation
  Advancing Their Diets
  Visual Perceptual Skills
  Visual Tracking
  Sequencing Motor Movements
  Sensory Processing

Melanie Sirmans, OTR/L

Helping our children and young adults to reach their fullest potential is a goal that parents, therapists and educators feel alike. My name is Melanie Sirmans and I am a Licensed Pediatric Occupational Therapist. I believe that occupational therapy can be a powerful tool for giving children the skills and foundation they need in all settings of their life. I am honored that you have chosen me to be a part of your child's journey in reaching for the stars!
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Star Therapy provides exceptional Occupational Therapy services in our “state of the art” mobile therapy gym.
The OT BUS service areas includes Cumming, Dawsonville, Suwanee, Johns Creek, and Sandy Springs.

Contact Us today to schedule an evaluation for your “Rising Star!

Star Therapy, Inc  provides Occupational Therapy , in children’s homes, schools, and day cares, in Cumming, Alpharetta, Suwanee, Johns Creek and surrounding areas.

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