Author Archives: Heidi

The Benefits of Helping Preschoolers Understand and Discuss Their Emotions

[Source:  MindShift] By Deborah Farmer Kris Terrible Twos. Threenagers. Fearsome Fours.  These are years marked by tantrums and meltdowns — palpable reminders that young children haven’t yet learned how to regulate their emotions. But rather than wait for them to … Continue reading

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Therapy Product Review: Crazy Aaron’s Thinking Putty

[Source:  Toys are Tools] I don’t know why I have never purchased putty until this year. Maybe it’s because I have so many choices already in terms of amorphous substances… Nah… that can’t be why… I love variety! After thinking long … Continue reading

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Pediatric Home Health OTs Needed Throughout Houston

Client #1: Come and work for a wonderful established HH agency in the Houston area!  Immediate need for an Occupational Therapist to cover a 3 month maternity leave north of Houston.  This position is full time from now until at least the end … Continue reading

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Hot Location of the Week: Alaska is for SLPs!

If you are looking for a school position in Alaska, this may be the job for you.  This school is in Anchorage and is in need of several Speech Language Pathologists.  The caseloads are primarily mainstream with diagnoses such as speech … Continue reading

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Exploring the ADHD-Autism Link

[Source: Science Daily] For the better part of the last decade, a growing body of research has been revealing more and more similarities between attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder and autism. Jean Gehricke, an associate professor of pediatrics at UC Irvine and a … Continue reading

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