Tag Archives: 24 April 2015

Pediatric Home Health OTs Needed Throughout Houston

  Client #1: Come and work for a wonderful established HH agency in the Houston area!  Immediate need for an Occupational Therapist to cover a 3 month maternity leave north of Houston.  This position is full time from now until at least the … Continue reading

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Exploring the ADHD-Autism Link

[Source: Science Daily] For the better part of the last decade, a growing body of research has been revealing more and more similarities between attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder and autism. Jean Gehricke, an associate professor of pediatrics at UC Irvine and a … Continue reading

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Occupational Therapy Corner: It’s the Little Things that Make Life BIG!

Editor’s Note:  Thank you to PediaStaff contractor, Susan Mullins who offered to write this fantastic article on behalf of PediaStaff for Anne Zachry’s blog! [Source:  Pediatric Occupational Therapy Tips] Alaska…where salmon is a staple and hearts, mountains, glacial lakes, eagles, … Continue reading

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OT Activities of the Week: 30 Toddler Fine Motor Activities

[Source:  Hands on as We Grow] These fine motor activities for toddlers include threading, poking, pinching, tracing and focusing on hand and eye coordination! And they’re all easy enough for toddlers in the 1-3 year old range to do! Have … Continue reading

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Gross Motor Activity of the Week: Activity Balloon Bat

[Source:  Your Therapy Source] Here is a very simple make and take that include fine motor skills, gross motor skills and eye hand coordination skills. You will need a paper plate, paint stirrer or large craft stick, markers and a … Continue reading

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