Introduction to Friedreich’s Ataxia and FARA

An introduction to Friedreich’s Ataxia and the Friedreich’s Ataxia Research Alliance (FARA) as told by interviews with patients, families, researchers, and FARA employees.

 


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Hot, New Job! School-Based SLP -Monroe, MI

Call Today at 866-733-4278, text us at 662-524-9099, or   Click HERE to Apply

Are you looking for a school opportunity near Detroit? PediaStaff needs a great Speech-Language Pathologist to work with a district in the Monroe area. You will work with elementary-aged students.

* Great location, about 45 minutes south of Detroit
* This opportunity is three days per week until April and then full time through the end of the school year
* SLP will experience a quick interview process!
* We offer excellent pay rates based on your experience and the location
* There is a possibility for the Speech-Language Pathologist to do some summer work and to extend for next school year
*  School hours are 8:30 to 3:30

Qualifications: We are looking for someone who holds an appropriate degree in Speech-Language Pathology and a current state license (or be eligible for same)

PediaStaff delivers flexible staffing solutions in pediatric and educational based settings. We offer excellent hourly rates and Per Diem based on IRS eligibility. In addition:

* Full-time employees receive nationally recognized medical insurance and 401K with employer contributions
* We offer allowances for continuing education, licensure, malpractice, and relocation
* You may choose our optional summer pay program for school-based professionals
* Our select team of Clinical Resource Specialists is available to help ensure your success. You are not alone when you are on assignment with PediaStaff

PediaStaff provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, PediaStaff complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company does business.

PediaStaff is a WBENC National WBE Certified women-owned business.

…IT’S ALL ABOUT THE CHOICES!

Call Today at 866-733-4278, text us at 662-524-9099, or   Click HERE to Apply


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Pediatric Therapy Corner: Book Excerpt: “Early Intervention Games” by Barbara Sher

Thank You Barbara Sher for providing us an excerpt from her book “Early Intervention Games.” Enjoy this PDF selection complete with illustrations:

Please visit Barbara Sher’s website at GamesLady.com

 

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Read an Excerpt of Early Intervention Games HERE!

Read a Book Review on this Title HERE


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The “Kids Health” Website for Kids from Nemours – Therapist Resource of the Week

Have you seen the Kids Health website? Nemours is one of the largest nonprofit organizations devoted to children’s health. This site is designed for kids with no “doctor speak” on a wide array of children’s health issues. There are some great pages in here on many of the developmental issues that your kiddos are dealing with.

We especially recommend sections on the left toolbar under “Health Problems,” and “Illnesses & Injuries,” but there are lots of other terrific places on the site for kids to explore. Check out the “About Us” page to learn more about the site and the Foundation that created it.

Take Me to the Kids Health Website

 


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Fine Motor and Coordination Occupational Therapy Activity Video – Stacking Foam Beads

Thanks again to our friends at Your Therapy Source for this week’s Therapist Activity of the Week


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