[Source:  Medical X-Press] Infants conceived by in vitro fertilization (IVF) may be at increased risk of a type of skull deformity called craniosynostosis, suggests a study in the Journal of Craniofacial Surgery, under the guidance of Editor-in-Chief Mutaz Habal, MD. While confirmation is…...
[Source:  Disability Scoop] Eight years after overhauling its approach, Disney is once again rolling out a new system for accommodating visitors with disabilities at its theme parks. Walt Disney World visitors with disabilities can now start to take advantage of updated protocols…...
October 21, 2021
Please enjoy our issue of Teaching & Therapy Resources for the Classroom, Clinic and Carryover.    (Have you missed any of our previous issues? Read them HERE) Please feel free to forward this weekly resource to the parents/guardians, other therapy clinicians or…...
October 21, 2021
Editor’s Note:  PediaStaff would like to once again welcome Ushma Sampat as a PediaStaff blog contributor.    Ushma helps school based OTs hit the ground running with confidence rather than overwhelm through an Online CEU Course which includes templates and mentoring –…...
October 20, 2021
Editor’s Note:  Thank you to Karen Jacobs, Associate Dean at Sargent College of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences at Boston University for the appropriate links and information that PediaStaff can do our part to promote a big day coming up for Occupational Therapists…...
[Source:  Nurture Store] We don’t often do follow-the-steps crafts around here as we prefer more child-led art projects, but sometimes a cute craft is just the thing – a fun way to work on a particular skill. This time the focus is…...
Pumpkin Challenge & Jack-O’-Lantern Challenge was designed to be used with mellow creme pumpkins! Yum! (Or you can print the black and white version and have the students color the pumpkins, but that isn’t as yummy). I developed this activity for use…...
[Source:  Glued to My Crafts] Kick off your autumn plans with today’s Handprint Pumpkin Gift Bags kid craft idea! They are absolutely perfect for your child to gift to the special people in their life, this fall season! Read the Rest of this Blog…...
Editor’s Note:  Great motor skill and messy play activity, but how about using this activity as reward for successful artic trials?    [Source:  Every Little Adventure] Happy October! This is one of my favorite months of the year. Just gimme all the…...
[Source: Motherhood on a Dime via Hands On As We Grow] Fall is the perfect season for pumpkin everything! Mix fun and learning with these cute pumpkin crafts for kids! So many fun and easy pumpkin crafts for kids to make! I’ve shared fun pumpkin…...