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School Psych Corner: Students Write a Guide to Teen Psychology

[Source: Edutopia] It’s always awe-inspiring when students take hold of a project and are given the power to lead it. They set goals, delegate, lead discussions, and critique each other’s work as if that were a normal process. I’ve just … Continue reading

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SLP Corner: Erik X Raj’s Commencement CSD Speech

[Source:  Erik X. Raj] Editor’s Note:  Erik Raj is a good friend of ours here at PediaStaff.  A couple weeks ago, he had the opportunity to deliver the commencement speech at Wayne State University’s (Erik’s Alma Mater) Graduation Ceremony for … Continue reading

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OT Corner: Foundations for Visual Perception (Activity ideas)

By: Melanie Lambert OTR/L A.M. Skeffington, an American optometrist known to some as “the father of behavioral optometry”, believed that vision cannot be separated from the total individual nor from any of the sensory systems because it is integrated into … Continue reading

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PT Corner: Hand and Foot Play

[Source: Starfish Therapies] Hand and foot play is an important part of a child’s development.  So is bringing the feet to their mouth (unfortunately I didn’t get a good picture of that!).  So what are some of the reasons it … Continue reading

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SLP Corner: Expressive Language: Getting it Right!

[Source:  Upbility] Expressive language signifies the ability to use words, sentences, gestures and writing to convey notions and messages to other people. Expressive language skills include the ability to name objects in our surroundings, describe actions and events, formulate sentences, … Continue reading

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