Category Archives: OT

Hot Job! School-Based OT 2016/17 SY – Chicago, IL

Image Credit:  iStockPhoto A school system near Maywood, a Chicago suburb to the west, seeks a full time Occupational Therapist to join their team to treat a caseload of children in an elementary setting for the first semester of the … Continue reading

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OT Corner: 4 Fun Summer Themes That Encourage Movement

[Source:  Pink Oatmeal] Summer is almost upon us!  It’s my favorite season.  I live in Minnesota, so you can’t really blame me.  I love being able to get outside almost every day!  I love to get up north, enjoy the … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Out -of-Sync-Child Grows Up

[Review Source:  The Sensory Spectrum, Book by Carol Kranowitz] The long-awaited follow-up to the million-copy bestseller The Out-of-Sync Child, presenting information and advice for tweens, teens, and young adults living with Sensory Processing Disorder, and their parents. The Out-of-Sync Child Grows … Continue reading

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Fine Motor Knot Tying Activity

[Source: Hands On As We Grow] This fine motor knot tying activity is one that my kids have been playing with a lot recently. The fine motor skills that are developed with this simple activity are immense. While simply tying … Continue reading

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Planet Sun Catchers

[Source: Pre-K Pages] Preschoolers love to study the planets and outer space in general. I know my preschoolers get excited to sit outside before bedtime and gaze at the sky above us. We talk about the stars, constellations, the moon, … Continue reading

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