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SLP Corner: Encouraging an Unmotivated Child to Use His AAC

[Source:  Speech and Language Kids] In this video, speech-language pathologist Carrie Clark will show you how to encourage an unmotivated child to use his AAC device or system. Watch This Video on Speech and Language Kids

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OCD Awareness Week October 9-15, 2016

[Source: International OCD Foundation ] Did you know that 1 in 100 adults likely have OCD? And up to 1 in 200 children? That’s a half a million children in the US alone. OCD can be a debilitating disorder, but … Continue reading

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Worth Repeating: What Therapists Mean to the Preemie Parent

Editor’s Note:   Deb Discenza of Preemie World is a long time friend of PediaStaff, and has provided our readers with a large number of resources for NICU therapists over the years.    Recently, she helped us out on a … Continue reading

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OT Corner: Dr. Anne Zachry, “Be a Daydream Believer” – Ted Talk

Editor’s Note:  Dr. Zachry is a terrific Pediatric OT Blogger, a good friend of PediaStaff, and and active part of the therapy community.  Congratulations, Anne on this terrific Ted Talk opportunity!  It is terrific to see our field represented out … Continue reading

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School Psych Corner: NIH Pathways to Prevention Workshop: Advancing Research to Prevent Youth Suicide

[Source:  NIH via the Annals of Internal Medicine / ACP] The National Institutes of Health (NIH) Pathways to Prevention Workshop “Advancing Research to Prevent Youth Suicide” was cosponsored by the NIH Office of Disease Prevention, National Institute of Mental Health, National … Continue reading

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