Author Archives: Heidi

Favorite Games for Speech & Language

[Source: Speech Room News]  I guarantee if you left me alone to wander through a school, I’d end up rummaging through cabinets to see what resources teachers and therapists had stashed away in their closets. Since we live in the … Continue reading

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SLP Corner: Progress Monitoring Resources for Speech-Language Therapy

[Source:  Doyle Speech Works] About a two months ago (hard to believe) I was considering some new goals for a middle school student. I was feeling at a loss in terms of what I could use to monitor present levels. … Continue reading

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OT Corner: Games That Improve Pencil Grasp

[Source: The OT Toolbox] Working on a functional pencil grasp with your child or occupational therapy caseload? Need activities to improve pencil grasp that kids WANT to do? These games that improve pencil grasp through fine motor activities are activities that boost … Continue reading

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PT Corner: All About Shapes Yoga for Kids

[Source: Pink Oatmeal] I love combining moving with learning and one fun way to do that is by doing shapes yoga for kids.  The yoga poses are your traditional yoga poses with a twist to make them easy for kids … Continue reading

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Vestibular Exercise Program Helps Increase Balance and Agility

[Source:  Your Therapy Source] The 17 children were recruited from two summer enrichment programs and were divided into two groups based on age (group 1: 9.9 yrs – group 2: 18.4 yrs.). Each participant was evaluated with the Bruininks Oseretsky … Continue reading

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