Monthly Archive
[Source: Crazy Speech World] Confession time…I’m a terrible singer.  Like, turrible.  But I don’t let that stop me  (Follow your dreams, people) from belting out my own little diddies and dance moves in my therapy sessions. Why?  Mostly because it draws attention and…...
[Source:  Your Therapy Source] Self-regulation is the ability to monitor and manage your energy states, emotions, thoughts, and behaviors in ways that are acceptable and produce positive results such as well-being, loving relationships, and learning. It is how we deal with stressors…...
July 6, 2022
[Source:  SLP Natalie Snyders] Have you seen these adorable miniature shopping carts before?  I spotted them a while ago at Hobby Lobby (similar here on Amazon) and had to grab them for use in therapy!  I wanted to share some ways I have been…...
Editor’s Note:  This article is directed at parents, but these activities would be excellent for therapy in a lesson on patience! [Source:  Stress Free Kids] Did you ever wish your children had more patience? Do you remember the days when you yourself…...
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[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…...