approach to

child development


  • Occupational therapy
  • Speech therapy
  • Neuro developmental therapy
  • Psychology
  • Remedial teaching
  • Nutrition
  • Multilingual teaching

Pro Ed Eden is a therapy and

remedial centre aimed at

improving children's developmental needs.


A highly qualified and experienced team of professionals will assess and help your child. Recommendations will be made and where

necessary will liaise with other team members such as teachers, doctors, etc. to enable an integrative approach.



Special emphasize is placed on early intervention. Children can be helped from birth through to age 18.

Occupational Therapy

  • Vestibular (muscle tone)
  • Postular-occular control.
  • Tactile
  • Visual perception.
  • Motor planning.
  • Gross motor co-ordination.
  • Fine motor co-ordination.



  • Grade 0-12
  • Assessment of handwriting difficulties
  • (i.e. illegible, slowness, fatigue, muscle cramps).
  • Treatment
  • Recommendation


Mom and baby groups

  • Moms and babies.
  • Parent guidance and support.
  • Monitoring of babies' development.
  • Recommendations

  • 4-6 children per group
  • 1 hour per week at school.
  • Liaising with teacher.
  • Assessing and monitoring
  • of child development.
  • Stimulation of gross motor and handwriting skills, visual and auditory perceptual skills.
  • Quarterly reports and recommendations.


Speech Therapy

  • Assessment and treatment of
  • speech and language difficulties.



  • Scholastic support.
  • Implementation of a help
  • given program.
  • Parent guidance.




Neuro Developmental


  • Assessment of the
  • neuro-muscular system.
  • Treatment aimed at improving and normalising muscle tone, co-ordination and posture.


Remedial Teaching

  • Assessment of scholastic performance.
  • Remedying of maths, language, writing and spelling problems.
  • Communicative competence.

Nutritional guidance

  • Assessment by a Dietician.
  • Supplying of a diet plan.
  • Guidance

Multi Lingual Teaching

Help in learning of a new language.

  • French  

  • English
  • German
  • Italian
  • Spanish
  • Portuguese

98 Mitchell Street, George, 6529

P.O. Box 4997, George East, 6539

South Africa

Fax: +27 (0)866 316 036

Tel.: 044 873 2102

Web address:


Director: Marie Smalberger