State of the Art Facility
Safe, friendly, and stimulating environment to maximize kids’ learning potential.
For children with acute or chronic disabilities, the Kids in Motion center introduces them to a whole new world of interaction, stimulation and excitement. Equally important, our unique program gives parents and family members the opportunity to meet other parents who are dealing with similar issues, build a support group and create lasting friendships.
The Kids in Motion Philosophy
Our Innovative Center is Based on Three Tenets
Children learn about themselves and the world around them during their daily activities
Natural learning environments are unpredictable and continuously changing
Learning is optimized when practice occurs under varying and random conditions.
South Bay School Districts (PT)
The Kids in Motion Success Factors
The Kids in Motion center has been custom designed to mirror the experiences that children encounter within his or her community New Learning Environments: The Kids in Motion center introduces children with a wide range of abilities to a whole new world of interaction, stimulation and excitement.
Parent involvement boosts treatment success by developing their ability to help their children's emotional and behavioral needs
New Learning Environments
The Kids in Motion center introduces children with a wide range of abilities to a whole new world of interaction, stimulation and excitement
Opportunity to meet other parents who are dealing with similar issues, build a support group and create lasting friendships
A child’s educational success in large part depends on families, educators, peers and relevant members of the community
We accept a variety of funding sources for your child’s Pediatric Therapy Services.
Please contact our center for a courtesy insurance verification to determine the PT, OT, or ST benefits available on your policy including the number of allowed visits, annual deductible and your anticipated share of cost for services. If we are not in network with your insurance, we may be able to help you secure an in-network agreement with your insurance carrier.
We are in network with the following PPO and HMO plans:
- Anthem Blue Cross
- Blue Shield of California
- Tricare/ Health Net Military
HMO plans - we accept all HMO plans when enrolled with the following Medical Groups/IPA's
- Torrance Memorial IPA (TMIPA)- We are an overflow provider for TMIPA when TMMC is unable to accommodate your child
Other funding sources
- Harbor Regional Center and Westside Regional Center (for copayment, co-insurance and deductible assistance or for individual PT/OT/ST services funded fully by HRC and WRC) *Child must be a client of the Regional Center and meet the eligibility requirements for funding. The Department of Developmental Services can be reached at (916) 654-1987 or reached online at https://www.dds.ca.gov/complaints.
- Private Pay: We accept payment by Credit Card, Check or Cash
Kids in Motion Pediatric Therapy is a certified Nonpublic Agency with the California Department of Education. Kids in Motion currently provides the on campus physical therapy services for Torrance Unified School District, Wiseburn Unified School District, Lawndale Elementary School District, Palos Verdes Unified School District, El Segundo Unified School District, and Redondo Beach Unified School District. We are also contracted with Blue Ridge Academy and Compass Charter School for the provision of educationally necessary PT/OT/ST services either virtually or in the clinic.
Frequently Asked Questions
Services are provided to children from birth to 12 years of age.
Email Intake@mykidsinmotion.com and include the following:
- The service(s) you are seeking for your child (i.e. PT/OT/ST)
- Brief description of the concerns you have for your child
- Child’s full name
- Child’s age
- Name of Insurance carrier and Medical Group (if HMO plan)
Our Intake Coordinator will reply with additional information and a link to our Intake Forms for completion
We will complete an insurance verification and benefits check and send you an email with the results including your anticipated share of cost
Your child will be placed on our Evaluation waitlist once we have received the prescription from the referring MD (PPO plans) or Referral/Authorization (HMO plans).
You will be contacted by our Scheduling Coordinator according to our waitlist to set up your child’s Initial Evaluation
- PPO plans: We are in network with Anthem Blue Cross, Blue Shield of CA, Cigna, Tricare, ILWU, Oscar. We are out of network with Aetna and United.
- HMO plans: We are contracted with UCLA, Optum and are an overflow provider for Torrance Memorial IPA (TMIPA)
Clinic based OT and PT sessions are 45 minutes and ST sessions are 30 minutes.
We do not provide ABA Services.
We are open M-F from 8:00 am to 6:00 pm.
Kids in Motion will collect your anticipated share of cost (copay/co-insurance/deductible) at the time of service and submit your claim to your insurance for you, regardless of whether we are in network or out of network with your insurance. We do not provide superbills.
For children with a PPO plan and for private pay clients, we require a prescription from your child’s MD for all services even if your insurance does not require one. The prescription should include any applicable diagnoses/ reason for referral and the service(s) you are seeking for your child at Kids in Motion. For children with an HMO plan, your child’s Primary Care Physician will need to submit a referral to the applicable Medical Group and request Kids in Motion as the provider.