Tag Archives: PT

Physical Therapy Corner: 10 Ideas to Celebrate PT Month in October

[Source: Your Therapy Source] National Physical Therapy Month in celebrated in October each year.  I have posted in the past about simple ways to promote physical therapy (especially in the schools) but it has been awhile so here is a … Continue reading

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Vertebral Body Tethering Shows Clinical Success as Treatment for Scoliosis

[Source: Medical X-Press] Scoliosis is the most common spinal deformity affecting pediatric patients. A posterior spinal fusion (PSF) is the gold standard treatment for patients with curves exceeding 45 degrees, but the procedure’s drawbacks include the loss of spinal mobility, … Continue reading

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Six Children’s Books on Diversity and Acceptance of Self and Others

[Source:  Friendship Circle.org] Have a child, grandchild or student who is not coping well because he feels different from his friends and classmates? So often children feel they are “different” than their peers. Whether it is a perception or a … Continue reading

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PT Corner: Halloween Inspired Gross Motor Games

[Source: Starfish Therapies] Looking for some fun things to do with the kids that are Halloween Themed and will work on those gross motor skills? Check out these games! Pumpkin Bowling: You can literally use a small round pumpkin or … Continue reading

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Hot, New Job! Pediatric PT – Ft. Lauderdale, FL

Call Today at 866-733-4278, text us at 662-524-9099, or   Click HERE to Apply Live and work in paradise and make a difference in a child’s life today! We are seeking Physical Therapists to serve the children of the Ft. Lauderdale … Continue reading

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