Category Archives: Psych

Autism Corner: Pokemon Go and Autism

[Source: Autism Speaks] This post is from school psychologist Dr. Peter Faustino and member of the Autism Speaks Family Services Committee. Pokémon GO is all the current rage.  And even if you are not an aficionado or think that the … Continue reading


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Choosing the Best Setting and Terms for You

Editor’s Note: This document is part of the “PediaStaff Career Guide.” Click HERE to see the entire booklet. I want to do pediatric therapy. What kind of choices do I have? What kind of placement and staffing does PediaStaff do?   PediaStaff … Continue reading


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Pediatric Therapy Corner: Benefits of Co-Treatment Sessions of Speech/Occupational Therapy

By: Kelli Ellenbaum, MS CCC-SLP There are endless benefits to co-treatment therapy sessions with the pediatric population. Co-treatments are sessions conducted with 2 or more therapists/disciplines to maximize therapeutic collaboration. At Red Door Pediatric Therapy, co-treatments are performed when therapeutic … Continue reading


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Special Ed Corner: What is Down Syndrome?

[Source:  The National Down Syndrome Society] In every cell in the human body there is a nucleus, where genetic material is stored in genes.  Genes carry the codes responsible for all of our inherited traits and are grouped along rod-like … Continue reading


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Pediatric Therapy Corner: The Interpretation of Handwriting

By: Liora Laufer CEO and Founder of Callirobics   I met “Matthew” in a self-paced class that was part of a dropout prevention program in our local high school. The teachers in that program have noticed that there is a … Continue reading


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