Ptarmigan Connections News

Pediatric Developmental and Behavioral Services, Wasilla, Alaska

Now Hiring an SLPA!

October 26, 2017

Our new building opened in August 2017; our Speech-Language Pathologist, Katie Millican, M.Ed., CCC-SLP, has been busy ever since! In just 3 short months, almost all of her appointment times throughout the week are full! The Mat-Su Valley Community is such a great place to grow our clinic that we are looking for a full-time…

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Success for Kids with Mental Health Disorders

October 13, 2017

ADHD is the most common disorder having to do with how the brain grows and develops. About 5% of children struggle with ADHD. They may have trouble paying attention, controlling impulsive behaviors, or they may be overly active. While it is normal for children to have trouble focusing and behaving at one time or another,…

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Open House Success!

September 25, 2017

Heartfelt Thanks A huge thanks to the Mat-Su community members who came to our Open House on Thursday, September 21st.  We were overwhelmed with support and kind words about all our clinic is excited to be offering families. Check out our website for referral forms if you find a family in need of services. We had a…

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Ptarmigan Connections Open House

September 12, 2017

    We are happy to announce our Open House on Thursday, September 21 from 4-6 pm       for the community, families and children to visit our new clinic, located right next door to Ptarmigan Pediatrics.  Check out our Facebook Event Page HERE for more details and to RSVP! Our team of providers…

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New Location Open!

September 5, 2017

Ptarmigan Connections is open!       Until recently, Ptarmigan Connections has been housed in the Ptarmigan Pediatrics Specialty Clinic. But now, we are excited to be operating fully in our new space, right next door! As of Tuesday, September 5, 2017, you can find all our providers upstairs in Suite 200 of the newly…

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Exploring Disability Resources Expo

August 28, 2017

Exploring Disability Resources Expo 2017 When: Monday, August 28, 2017 from 12:00pm-5:00pm Alaska State Fair, Yellow Trail FREE Event! with Fair Admission Sponsored by LINKS Mat-Su, the Disability expo will feature community vendors for families and the community to explore! Vendors include Access Alaska, Assistive Technology of Alaska, Austin’s Compassionate Exchange, Center for the Blind and…

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R.O.C.K. Mat-Su Dance Party

August 10, 2017

Ptarmigan Pediatrics and Ptarmigan Connections is proud to help this first-ever, family friendly dance party in the Mat-Su! R.O.C.K. (Raising Our Children with Kindness) Mat-Su’s first ever FREE community dance party for kids and families is Saturday, August 26 from 12-2pm outside the Palmer Ale House backyard stage! It is a free event to be…

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Summer Health Fair, Wasilla Alaska

3rd Annual Ptarmigan Pediatrics SUMMER HEALTH FAIR!

June 30, 2017

Join us on Friday, July 14th from 2-6 at our clinic (3543 E. Meridian Park Loop, Wasilla) for our annual Summer Health Fair! Highlights will include: Over 30 Health Vendors Hotdogs, Chips, Water Demonstrations by Excel Gymnastics Dunk Tank Popcorn, Cotton Candy Bounce House Music by NewCity Entertainment Blood Drive Blood Bank of Alaska We’ll…

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