Category Archives: PT

New Brain Research Could Change How Concussions are Treated

[Source:  Medical X-Press] Traumatic brain injuries (TBI), including concussions, can be caused by anything from sports injuries to battlefield trauma. And they can have fatal or lasting effects. The results of a severe concussion—problems with thinking, memory, movement, emotions—are clear. … Continue reading

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Adaptation Corner: Modification Ideas of Playground Play for Children

[Source: Growing Hands-On Kids] Playgrounds are usually a very popular activity among younger and school age children. My daughter always asks to go to the park and she loves checking out new playgrounds in the area. For some children however, … Continue reading

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Pediatric Therapy Corner: Join? Why?

Editor’s Note:  This article was written by an SLP, but is relevant and important for all pediatric therapists and clinical professionals!   Get Connected! by Annie Doyle, CCC-SLP I will admit it, for many years I was not a member in my local … Continue reading

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App of the Week: Make a Zombie

[Source: TeachHub] Most of the free Halloween Apps we have seen lately are great for younger kids, but not so exciting for the secondary school set.    “Make a Zombie” should fit the bill if you are looking for a … Continue reading

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Study Finds Gaps In Medicaid Waivers

[Source:  Disability Scoop] The services provided through Medicaid waivers to children with the most severe disabilities vary wildly from state to state, researchers say, leaving many families to pick up the pieces. Just 1 percent of children are considered medically … Continue reading

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