Category Archives: OT

Pediatric Therapy Corner: Self-Help

[Article and Image Source: Starfish Therapies] This past week we looked at Self-Help skills during our developmental playgroups.  Here is a brief overview of some of the things discussed.  We will provide more detail in coming weeks! Birth- 4 months: … Continue reading

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Pinterest Pinboard of the Week: Back to School

It is Back to School Time!  Looking for some great therapy activities, snacks and ideas? Check out our Back to School Pinterest board.     We have about 180 pins ranging from “I Spy” activities, apps for back to school, … Continue reading

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Hand Games for Motor and Cognitive Skills

[Source: The Inspired Treehouse] Today, we are taking things up a notch and adding a bit of concentration to the traditional hand clapping games.   The following four challenges require focus and sequencing and they still pack the motor punch … Continue reading

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Babies’ Spatial Reasoning Skills Predict Math Ability at Age 4

[Source: Psych Central] Spatial reasoning skills during infancy may predict math ability at age four, according to a new study published in the journal Psychological Science. The findings may help explain why some people embrace math while others fear and avoid … Continue reading

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10 Free Back to School Printables and Forms for School Based Therapists

[Source: Your Therapy Source] Well folks, the time has officially come for back to school again!  Every year that goes by I feel like the summer goes faster and faster.  When school does start back up again, I do find … Continue reading

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