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Lessons from REMEDY by EJA Productions

When the two worlds of my loves collide, performing arts and therapy.

Some time ago, some friends and I went to watch this show about therapy by EJA production. 1,064 more words

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Occupational Therapy

While we were still trying to adjust to the first obstacle in Liam’s development, another one popped up when he was approaching age 4; which was more of a side effect of his strabismus, and that was his fine motor skills. 378 more words

"Toilet Training Season" Is Coming. Do You Have a Plan?

Here in the northeast, the buds on the trees are reminding parents that it will be time to sign up for summer camps and preschool.  And therefore toilet training season is upon us.   486 more words

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S'15 Teach a Skill Day

The S15, 2nd year students, held their Teach a Skill Day this past week – the finale to the Developing Skills for Occupational Therapy Practice module, when students teach each other a skill that they feel has therapeutic value and could be added to their “toolbox” of Occupational Therapy interventions. 41 more words

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Little Helping Hands in the Kitchen bring BIG Benefits

Dr. Dad says, “I’m hungry!”

OT Mom says, “Have the kids help you make a snack.”

While it sometimes takes a few minutes longer to have kids help make meals and snacks, it’s very beneficial in more than one way, and the best part is that kids love to help.

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Maevn Scrub mOTivation Review

When you look good, you feel good and when you can wear clothing that is basically the daytime equivalent to pajamas –well, you feel great!!

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After the Parent-Teacher Conference: Tips from a School OT

After the Parent-Teacher Conference

Tips from a School OT

by Stacy Turke, OTR/L

You’ve been to your child’s parent teacher conference. No doubt you learned about your child’s reading scores, you saw samples of math curriculum activities, maybe even had a chance to sit on a chair that looks nothing like the chairs of your own elementary-school experience. 1,632 more words

School-based OT