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Yes, I'm happy

I mentioned earlier in the week I would tell you a story about this thought. So here is a run down of a conversation I recently had with a lady I know. 240 more words


When dining out can lead to sensory overload - Tips from Occupational Therapists

When your child has a sensory processing or sensory integration issue, simple fun activities like going out to dinner can prove a difficult. New places, new smells, new people- it can all be too much for a child who integrates information from their environment in a different way. 479 more words

Health Tips

Patients and staff sing for health

They say laughter is the best medicine but Bradley Eaton also attributes singing in a choir at Mater to improving his mind and body.

30-year-old Bradley has been legally blind and hearing impaired since birth but it hasn’t stopped him from trying new things. 456 more words


"Fitness plan" for lupus

My appointment yesterday with my occupational therapist went really well! Usually I go to her and feel that I disappoint her because of how little progress I’ve made since the last appointment; she never gives that impression, at all, but I feel guilty nonetheless. 1,108 more words

Chronic Illness

Happy OT Month! How Kids Explain Occupational Therapy

Happy OT Month! How Kids Explain Occupational Therapy…

It’s April… That means it’s OT Month!

This month offers a great opportunity to better inform everyone about what in the world occupational therapists do all day. 62 more words

Occupational Therapy

Continuing Education and License Renewals for North Carolina Occupational Therapists

North Carolina-licensed occupational therapists have an annual license renewal with a June 30th deadline. Continuing education is due by May 31st of every year. Fifteen points (hours) are required for license renewal every year. 186 more words

Continuing Education