Category Archives: OT

Happy Thanksgiving From All of Us at PediaStaff!

Before all of us at PediaStaff return to our homes for a little family R&R, we wanted to send out this message to our all our readers just to say how thankful we are for all our friends in the … Continue reading


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Pediatric Therapy Corner: When Students’ Trauma Weighs You Down

[Source: Edutopia] Alysia Ferguson Garcia remembers the day two years ago that ended in her making a call to Child Protective Services. One of her students walked into drama class with what Garcia thought of as a “bad attitude” and … Continue reading


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Hot, New Job! School Occupational Therapist – Olympia, WA

Call Today at 866-733-4278, text us at 662-524-9099, or   Click HERE to Apply We have a great opportunity for an Occupational Therapist to work 37.5 hours per week for the remainder of the 2017-2018 school year in the wonderful Olympia … Continue reading


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Educator’s Corner: Positive Words Go a Long Way

[Source: Edutopia] When I started teaching, I didn’t truly understand the power of words and their ability to influence the lives of students. I quickly learned that the effectiveness of my lessons and the classroom culture are heavily influenced by … Continue reading


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Cerebral Palsy Can Be Diagnosed By 6 Months Of Age, Study Finds

[Source:  Disability Scoop] Cerebral palsy can be accurately diagnosed by 6 months of age, researchers say, yet kids often aren’t flagged until they’re 1 or 2, potentially losing out on valuable early intervention. In a study looking at a half-dozen … Continue reading


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