Tag Archives: 15 February 2019

Learning a Second Alphabet for a First Language

[Source:  Science Daily] A part of the brain that maps letters to sounds can acquire a second, visually distinct alphabet for the same language, according to a study of English speakers. The research challenges theoretical constraints on the range of … Continue reading

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OT Corner: Potty Training and the Sensory Defensive Pre-Schooler

  [Source:  SPD Blogger Network] Reprinted with permission of the SPD Blogger Network by “Reinventing Mommy” This post isn’t for the faint of heart.  Two words – two little words – that can strike fear into the hearts of every … Continue reading

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Study Finds Younger Kids Missing Out on ADHD Treatment and Support

[Source:  Medical X-Press] Many children with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) are missing out on assessment and treatment according to new research by the Murdoch Children’s Research Institute. Contrary to popular perceptions, the study of early to mid-primary school aged children … Continue reading

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Cerebral Palsy At Center Of Netflix Comedy

[Source:  Disability Scoop] The forthcoming Netflix comedy “Special” is loosely based on the life of its star, Ryan O’Connell. (Netflix) Netflix is picking up a comedy series about a man with cerebral palsy that has the backing of a “Big … Continue reading

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OT/PT Corner 10 Most Popular Freebies from Your Therapy Source

[Source: Your Therapy Source] Have you seen our free stuff page? How about the more free stuff page? They are both completely overwhelming. Sooner or later I need to reorganize but since that sounds super boring, I decided to highlight some of … Continue reading

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