Teletherapy Tips – Free Handouts

The world of teletherapy is very new right now to many occupational and physical therapists. With so many schools closed and social distancing in place, pediatric therapists are working hard to learn a new delivery system. This FREE two page handout of teletherapy tips can help parents to learn how to get the most out of a session.

The world of teletherapy is very new right now to many occupational and physical therapists. With so many schools closed and social distancing in place, pediatric therapists are working hard to learn a new delivery system. This FREE two page handout of teletherapy tips can help parents to learn how to get the most out […]

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5 Tips for Therapists at IEP Occupational Therapy, PT or Speech Meetings

The real key to successful IEP occupational therapy, physical therapy or speech services meetings is proper preparation.

  IEP “season” is upon us at most school districts.  The real key to successful IEP occupational therapy, physical therapy or speech services meetings is proper preparation.  Here are 5 tips to help therapists participate in successful IEP meetings. Suggestions for a Successful IEP Occupational Therapy Meetings Communicate, communicate, communicate! One of the most important […]

Effective Collaboration in Schools

When you work with students a big part of the job is effective collaboration in schools. Here are 5 things to try today to improve collaboration in education.

When you work in an educational environment, a big part of the job is effective collaboration in schools.  There is collaboration between many different stakeholders such as students, parents, classroom teachers, physical educators, art teachers, music teachers, computer lab, administration, teaching assistants, school-based therapists and probably a few more!  At times this can be very […]

Empower Children, Parents and Teachers – 5 Ways For Pediatric Therapists to Help

Pediatric therapists can help to empower children, parents and teachers. Encouraging children and families to work on independence is the goal.

Pediatric therapists can help to empower children, parents and teachers. In fact, encouraging children and families to work on independence is an underlying goal for all children. Essentially, when we empower children and their support systems to use information and communication we can help kids to reach new goals! Research in Developmental Disabilities published research […]