Monthly Archive
[Source:  Miss Jaime O.T.] For an OT in the school system pencil grasp can be a big focus for our students. Knowing how to encourage proper pencil grasp is helpful for all of our young students. A tripod grasp is functional and…...
July 5, 2022
[Source:  Medical X-Press] In the first few months of their lives, babies cry, babble, gurgle and make a variety of other peculiar sounds. It can be difficult to imagine that they are actually laying the foundations for later speech with these utterances.…...
[Source:  Disability Scoop] With new guidance and enforcement, federal officials are further clarifying their expectations for employers that pay people with disabilities less than minimum wage. Under a law dating back to the 1930s, employers can obtain special certificates from the U.S.…...
[Source:  Medical X-Press] Children determine emotion by what they hear, rather than what they see, according to new research. The first-of-its-kind study, by Durham University’s Department of Psychology, looked at how children pick up on the emotions of a situation. They found…...
July 5, 2022
[Source: Science Daily] Scientists from the University of California, Irvine have discovered that an injury to one part of the brain changes the connections between nerve cells across the entire brain. The new research was published this week in Nature Communications. Every…...
June 30, 2022
Call Today at 866-733-4278 or text us at 662-524-9099 or Apply HERE!!  Great Speech-Language Pathologists needed to work for the entire School Year 2022-23! Are you interested in working in a school setting with a varied caseload? This position will be in person…...
What a great idea!   Using a bottle cap and a craft stick with a magnet on it, make this great activity for school or the clinic! Watch the Video of this Activity on Carol Fonotterapia’s Facebook Page...
June 30, 2022
Call Today at 866-733-4278 or text us at 662-524-9099 or Apply HERE!!  Are you a Physical Therapist looking for a fabulous Early Intervention opportunity near Tacoma? This position is salaried, offering you security while still working with the birth to three population. This…...
[Source:  Your Therapy Source] Gross motor activities that focus on postural control, trunk rotation, bilateral coordination, eye hand coordination,motor planning and balance skills are beneficial when it comes to developing independence with dressing. Here are 5 suggested activities:  Play games where the…...
June 30, 2022
Please enjoy our newest (albeit it holiday, abbreviated) 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…...