Since DREAMNASTICS opened, hundreds of families and their children have enrolled in our programs. Our goal at DREAMASTICS is for parents and children to embark on a journey to explore mind, body and spirit. Through movement and structured interaction, we help develop bonds that will last a lifetime. Our facility is a safe, fun and a stimulating environment designed to keep your child on the move. Our program promotes self awareness, builds confidence and instills in children the importance of an active, healthy lifestyle. We strive on building and maintaining personalized relationships with children and their families. We invite you to be part of our close-knit community that cares for you and you children as individuals. We hope to see you and your children soon!
We invite you to become a part of the D.R.E.A.M.!
Dr. Adam Glassman
Dr. Glassman co-founded DREAMNASTICS in 2005 with the notion of creating a safe and enriching environment for children to play. He has a dedication to seeing children grow up to be as healthy as possible. He understands the importance of play and exercise but, more importantly the role it plays in the neurological development of the child.
Dr. Glassman is the owner and Chiropractor at D.R.E.A.M. Wellness. Dr. Glassman is one of a handful of Chiropractors in New York with special certification to work with pediatric and pregnant patients. Furthermore, Dr. Glassman cares for many children with special needs, and incorporates sensory integration into his approach. Please feel free to visit the website www.icpa4kids.org for more information on this specialty. Currently, Dr. Glassman is the President for the Nassau District of the New York Chiropractic Council.
Dr. Adam Glassman is a magna cum laude graduate of Life University School of Chiropractic in Marietta, Georgia and received his bachelor’s degree from the University of Maryland at College Park, where he was a recipient of a Presidential Scholarship.
Co-Owner & Program Director
Rita has been teaching infants, toddlers and preschool age children for over 25 years. She has worked with special needs children and physical therapists. She has also coached children’s gymnastics for over 10 years. Her passion is creating a safe environment where children can develop self confidence and social skills, as well as experiencing the excitement that comes from mastering new physical skills. She believes that children can learn while having fun. Colors, numbers, auditory development and spatial awareness are incorporated into all Dreamnastics activities, and children benefit from our “Play With a Purpose” activities. Rita’s programs emphasize age-appropriate activities that encourage and allow children to develop at their own pace.
Sarah Glassman, L.C.S.W.
Sarah is a licensed clinical social worker with expertise working with children and adolescents. She is a school social worker in an elementary school on Long Island where she spends a great deal of her time providing individual and group counseling, particularly to children with special needs, as well as to kids who have weak social skills. Sarah graduated with a B.A. from Tufts University where she majored in clinical psychology and a minor in communications. She holds a Masters of Science in Social Work from Columbia University with a concentration in health, mental health and disabilities. Sarah maintains a private clinical practice at D.R.E.A.M. Wellness where she provides individual and group therapy to children and adolescents. She also will be facilitating social skills groups and programs as well as programs for new and expectant parents and parent skills support at DREAMNASTICS.
Kathy has many years of administrative experience. She is always happy to assist you and is available to help resolve any problems. Please feel free to call her to schedule makeups, free-trail classes and birthday parties.
Ms. Atissa is currently studying early childhood education. She thoroughly enjoys contributing to the development of her students, and she is enthusiastic about being able to work closely with young children as she completes her degree. “I love working at DREAMNASTICS.”
Ms. AnnMarie has been teaching and coaching gymnastics for over 15 years. She holds a Master Degree in Early Childhood Education. She is innovative, creative and devoted to making each class a special experience for children and their caregivers.