Category Archives: OT

Prelinguistic Infants Can Categorize Colors

[Source:  Medical News Today] A joint group of researchers from Chuo University, Japan Women’s University and Tohoku University has revealed that infants aged between 5 and 7 months hold the representation of color categories in their brain, even before the … Continue reading

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Babies Already Have a Grasp of the Physics of Liquids

[Source:  Medical News Today] We are born with a basic grasp of physics, just enough not to be surprised when we interact with objects. Scientists discovered this in the past two decades. What they did not know yet was that, … Continue reading

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Hot Job Opportunity – Part Time School Based OT, Phoenix, AZ

We have a fantastic job opening for an Occupational Therapist in a Phoenix area school district for the remainder of the school year. We need someone to start as soon as possible running through the end of May. The therapist … Continue reading

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Making A Difference- Janell Marino of PediaStaff

by Keith Adams, PediaStaff Partner and VP of Recruiting As one of the members of the PediaStaff management team I have a good view of how the members of our company do their job on a daily basis. However, due … Continue reading

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OT Corner: Calm Down with Friends

[Source: All 4 My Child] Fidget toys are supposed to help kids who… well, fidget a lot. True confession: I find them often more distracting to the child, other children and adults than helpful. One day our group kids entered … Continue reading

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