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Your home for baby flat head therapy in New Jersey

Cranial Therapy Centers is the only Early Intervention Cranial Center in the United States to provide both helmet and manual therapy treatments.

Welcome to CTC

Welcome to The Cranial Therapy Center. CTC is unique as a comprehensive resource for evaluation, guidance, and effective treatment options for children with cranial deformities and related conditions such as torticollis.

Each child’s specific condition is unique; the treatment that is best for one child may not be optimal for another. The Cranial Therapy Center is the first and only Early Intervention Cranial Center in the United States to provide both helmet and manual therapy treatment for infants with cranial deformities and related conditions. Our experienced clinicians will provide a thorough evaluation to determine the ideal course of treatment or combination of treatments for your child. By providing a multi-disciplinary approach of therapist and orthotist, CTC offers an unparalleled level of care and clinical outcomes.

About CTC

Meet our Early Intervention Directors


Lydia Badalucco, MSPT - Early Intervention

Director of Physical/Torticollis Therapy Services

  • Master of Science in Physical Therapy
  • LIU New York
  • BA/BS Health Sciences & Biology
  • American Physical Therapy Association Member
  • 16 Years of Experience Specializing in Torticollis

    Mitchell Hirsch, LPO, CPO - StarBand Certified

    Clinical Director, Helmet Therapy

  • Board Certified Licensed Prosthetist Orthotist
  • Florida International University BS - Orthotics & Prosthetics
  • Extensive Experience - Pediatric Best Practices/Cranial Orthoses
  • Associated with Cranial Facial Team at St. Barnabas

    Board Certified and Accredited

    Cranial Therapy Centers is an American Board for Certification in Orthotics, Prosthetics and Pedorthics Facility. ABC was founded in 1948 and is the national certifying and accrediting body for the orthotic, prosthetic and pedorthic professions.


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