Step Forward With Us

Empowering every child to thrive, one step at a time, with compassionate care and innovative therapy approaches at our Rolling Meadows clinic.

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Occupational Therapy

We strive to empower children by embracing neurodiversity and promoting self-advocacy, confidence, and independence through child-led, play-based interventions.


Speech & Language Therapy

Our speech program at Step Forward Therapy offers personalized support to enhance communication skills in children of all ages and backgrounds. We also provide bilingual speech therapy options to cater to diverse linguistic needs, ensuring every child can express themselves confidently and effectively.

Physical Therapy

Step Forward Therapy offers tailored physical therapy sessions for children, focusing on building strength, mobility, and motor skills in a supportive setting. Our skilled therapists use innovative methods to foster independence and confidence in movement.

Your Next Step Starts Now

Step Forward Therapy is here to empower your child’s growth journey every step of the way. No matter if your child is just beginning their therapy journey, currently receiving services at school, or has undergone therapy previously, our caring team is here to offer support and guidance. We offer inclusive and personalized care tailored to your child’s specific needs, aiming to inspire them to shine brightly. Get in touch with us today to explore how we can nurture your child’s individual journey towards reaching their full potential.

Our Developmental Preschool

At Step Forward Therapy, our preschool program is designed to foster growth and development in a nurturing environment. With experienced educators and therapists, we create a dynamic learning space where every child can thrive. From social skills to academic readiness, our comprehensive approach ensures that each child receives the support they need to succeed. Contact us today to learn more about how our preschool can benefit your child’s early years.

A child smiles happily at a therapist in a preschool setting, engaged in a speech-related activity within Step Forward Therapy's developmental preschool program.

Additional Services

Outdoor Therapy Camps

Experience enriching outdoor therapy camps led by Miss Claire, integrating pediatric occupational and speech therapy, offered multiple times a year and expanding.

Group Therapy

Our group sessions, tailored for ages 3-12, focus on Social Skills, Feeding Skills, and Handwriting, offer evidence-based approaches to support peer interaction and development for children of all abilities.

Parent Training & Workshops

Our workshops cover topics from family dynamics to educational advocacy and sensory issues, focusing on fostering a supportive community for parents to connect and grow.

Tutoring Services

Elevate your child’s academic journey with tailored tutoring services covering Pre-K through high school subjects, provided in a supportive environment conveniently located in Rolling Meadows.


What Our Families are Saying

Step Forward Therapy is a place where not only do they care about your child and their development but also the entire family. Our kids enjoy going there to “play”!

Step Forward is simply amazing!! Our daughter has worked with OT’s, PT’s, and SLP’s and the progress she has made during the two years we have been with them is tremendous!

We attend SFT for speech and have been so happy with our experience. Michele, is an outstanding speech therapist, her love and passion for what she does shines through.