• Interactive Metronome

    Interactive Metronome (IM) is a program in which an individual uses headphones, a computer screen, and a rhythmic beat to perform a variety of exercises while trying to stay on this beat. 

    Studies have shown improvements in the following areas:

    • Attention and focus
    • Coordination
    • Control of aggression and impulsive behavior
    • Academic performance (including math, reading and processing speed)

    Why Choose Us?

    Occupational therapists providing IM are trained and have extensive experience with a variety of patient diagnoses. An intensive training model is used (3x/week for 6 weeks), and the program is customized to meet the a patient’s specific needs.

    Who Can Benefit? 

    Diagnoses may include:

    • ADD/ADHD
    • Apraxia/Dyspraxia
    • Autism Spectrum disorders (including Asperger’s, PDD)
    • Brain injury
    • Brain tumor (following surgery or chemotherapy)
    • Auditory Processing Disorder
    • Cerebral Palsy
    • Dyslexia and other reading disorders
    • Language-Learning Disabled
    • Limb amputation
    • Non-verbal learning disorder
    • Sensory Processing Disorder
    • Stuttering
    • Stroke

    Location of Service

    Currently available at the Cincinnati Children's Outpatient Eastgate and Drake location.

  • The Interactive Metronome (IM) program is customized to meet a patient's specific needs.
    The Interactive Metronome (IM) program is customized to meet a patient's specific needs.
  • Our Treatments and Services

    We have a reputation for using the latest therapeutic approaches to achieve the best possible outcomes for our patients. Our specialized programs range from aquatic therapy to vestibular rehabilitation.

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  • Contact US

    For more information about the Division of Occupational Therapy and Physical Therapy, call 513-636-4651 or email us at otpt@cchmc.org.

    To schedule an appointment with OT, PT, or the Motion Analysis Lab, call 513-636-4651 and select option 1.

    To talk with a Financial Services Representative, call 513-636-4651 and select option 2.