Pediatric Therapy Corner: Strategies to Improve Body Awareness & Mental Health
[Source: Fab Strategies to Promote Self Control]
Intervention strategies promoting body awareness can improve behavior in children and adolescents with sensory processing, trauma history, developmental, and mental health challenges. Improving youngster’s body awareness is particularly important for children and adolescents because it impacts development and provides the foundation for functional motor planning skills. Many children with internalizing behavioral challenges including depression and repeated complaints of pain can be helped through enhancing their body and emotional awareness skills.
Read the Rest of this Article on Fab Strategies
PediaStaff is Hiring!All Jobs
PediaStaff hires pediatric and school-based professionals nationwide for contract assignments of 2 to 12 months. We also help clinics, hospitals, schools, and home health agencies to find and hire these professionals directly. We work with Speech-Language Pathologists, Occupational and Physical Therapists, School Psychologists, and others in pediatric therapy and education.