Tag Archives: 8 February 2019

Positive Findings with Dasotraline for ADHD in children ages 6-12

[Source: Science Daily] A new study in children aged 6 to 12 years of dasotraline, a promising new treatment for attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), showed significant improvement in efficacy in the treatment of ADHD compared to placebo beginning at … Continue reading

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Autism Corner: Why We Need Autism

By: Bek Wiltbank, Occupational Therapist I love people with Autism. All ages, all types, every one of them. Many questions loom over our society, Why is Autism so prevalent? Where has it come from? Some people ask, How can we … Continue reading

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Pediatric Therapy Corner: Turn Taking and Waiting Games

All material Copyright © April 2011 The Down Syndrome Centre Reprinted with the express permission of the The Down Syndrome Centre as originally published on their website. By: Marinet vanVuren Turn-taking is an important social skill to learn. Communication involves … Continue reading

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OT Corner: The Role of Parents in Occupational Therapy Intervention

  Image Credit:  All For Kids, Pediatric Therapy Krystal Vermeire, OTR/L Occupational therapy has been around for nearly a century.  The profession has grown into a diverse field that continues to be ever shifting in its definition and scope of … Continue reading

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SLP Corner: Targeting Language Through Play

by:  Tej Sohan, M.A., CCC-SLP TSSLD My summer vacation took a bit of a turn. I had every intention of relaxing and using my free time to get organized for the upcoming school year and perhaps even plan my wedding.  … Continue reading

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