Tag Archives: 21 July 2017

OT Corner: 6 Ways Core Strength Impacts Handwriting

[Source:  The OT Toolbox.com] When a child sits down to write at a desk, it can be easy for everything to go awry and messy, illegible handwriting to result.  It might be poor carryover of handwriting skills, difficulty with letter … Continue reading

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Autism Corner: Designing Positive Behavior Support Plans for Learners on the Autism Spectrum

[Source:  Best Practice Autism] he problem behaviors of children on the autism spectrum are among the most challenging and stressful issues faced by schools and parents. The current best practice in treating and preventing unwanted or challenging behaviors utilizes the … Continue reading

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Book Recommendation: Language at the Speed of Sight

[Source:  Reading Rockets.org] A few months ago, I read Mark Seidenberg’s Language at the Speed of Sight. Seidenberg is a psychologist who studies reading, and his book is remarkably intelligent, frank, and witty. I think there is an occasional mistake or … Continue reading

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A Child’s Loss of a Father Can Be Observed at the Cellular Level

[Source:  Medical X-Press] The absence of a father—due to incarceration, death, separation or divorce—has adverse physical and behavioral consequences for a growing child. But little is known about the biological processes that underlie this link between father loss and child … Continue reading

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Hot Job: Pediatric Occupational Therapist – OT – Houston, TX

Call Today at 866-733-4278 or   Click HERE to Apply Immediate opening available for an Occupational Therapist with one of our best clients in Houston. *  A full time opportunity is available for an Occupational Therapist  to work in a pediatric outpatient … Continue reading

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