Cyber Week Deals and Happy Thanksgiving!

For Black Friday and Cyber Monday we are offering three different coupons.  They are active until 11/27/17.  Use the codes below when you check out to get your Cyber Week deals!  Coupon can not be combined. Happy Thanksgiving to all from Your Therapy Source.  We are so grateful for the amazing customers and following we […]

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How to Integrate Therapy Goals Into The Curriculum

Therapy Goals Curriculum

How to Integrate Therapy Goals Into The Curriculum Curriculum refers to the lessons and materials that students will interact with to reach educational goals.  Most elementary and high schools follow a specific curriculum for each subject.  In general, a curriculum includes goals, instructional methodology, materials and assessments to measure progress. Therapy goals can be established […]

Focus on Therapist Owned Small Business – KP Designs Shop

I thought it would be interesting to focus on therapist owned small businesses.  There are so many pediatric OTs and PTs out there who are super creative and hard workers.  Many of you think outside of the box to provide unique products or services.  Some of these businesses provide full time income and some provide […]

Spring Time Bird Visual Motor Activity

Here is a Spring time bird visual motor activity – draw the pattern on the bird’s belly on the egg. You can download the freebie at Your Therapy Source at http://yourtherapysource.com/freespringeggs.html   Check out the Finish the Picture Spring Time Edition for more visual motor activities.

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Drawing Lines

Here is a freebie to provide some visual cues for students to draw different lines.  You can download it at YourTherapySource or http://yourtherapysource.com/freedrawlines.html Need more practice drawing lines?  Check out Lines, Lines and More Lines.  This download includes 24 task cards (12 full pages) to trace lines of varying difficulty, 5 letter matching lines, 4 line racing […]

Snowman Snowstorm Fine Motor and Oral Motor Craftivity

Here is a fun fine motor and oral motor craft to create.  You can download the snowman templates from Your Therapy Source. Step 1:  Choose a snowman picture to print – large plastic bag color picture, small plastic bag color picture, large black and white coloring page, small black and white coloring page.  Color in […]

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Towel Activities from The Core Strengthening Handbook

Here is a sample page of 7 core strengthening activities to do with children using a towel.  You can download it here http://www.yourtherapysource.com/corestrengtheningfreebie.html  The activities are from the electronic book The Core Strengthening Handbook by Lauren Drobnjak, PT and Claire Heffron, OT. The Core Strengthening Handbook –  This download includes 50+ activities including: Quick and Easy Core Strengthening […]

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5 Free Snowman Printables

Here are 5 free snowman printables to practice fine motor, visual perceptual and handwriting skills: Three pages from the Winter Handwriting Packet – Get a blank handwriting page with highlighted paper, practice copying winter words and find the matching snowman. Download here http://yourtherapysource.com/winterhwfree.html Mini Snowman Project – Download Step By Step Directions for Mini Snowman Scene to […]

Cognitive Orientation to Daily Occupational Performance Approach

Cognitive orientation to daily occupational performance or CO-OP is defined by Polatajko and Mandich as a  “a client-centred, performance based, problem solving approach that enables skill acquisition through a process of strategy use and guided discovery”.  CO-OP is an evidence based approach that has been successful for children with developmental coordination disorder (DCD) and autism […]