Animal Exercises for Kids – Free Printables

If you need a quick and simple brain break activity that encourage movement and self-regulation, check out these animal exercises for kids!

If you need a quick and simple brain break activity that encourage movement and self-regulation, check out these animal exercises for kids!  There are three free printables you can download at the bottom of this blog post. Benefits of Physical Activity for Kids Yes, of course, exercise is important for the healthy development of children.  […]

Executive Function in Children – Deficits and Academic Difficulties

Are you familiar with the importance of the brain development of executive function in children?  The skills are essential for students to thrive in the school setting.

Are you familiar with the importance of the brain development of executive function in children?  The skills are essential for students to thrive in the school setting. A recent research article did a longitudinal study examining executive function in children who were kindergarten age through third grade with academic difficulties. Executive Function in Children Executive […]

Evidence-Based Behavior Interventions to Help Students Succeed

Here are several low intensity, evidence-based behavior interventions to help students participate in positive, productive, and fun learning environments.

Teachers, therapists, and parents oftentimes work very hard to create positive, productive, and fun learning environments for our children. Let’s face it – students are not always compliant.  And on occasion, there are students who have behavioral difficulties.  Here are several low intensity, evidence-based behavior interventions that teachers and parents can do to help students […]

September 2019 Your Therapy Source Digital Magazine

The September 2019 Your Therapy Source Digital Magazine has been published. Table of Contents MINDFUL BREATHING FOR KIDS IS THERE A LOSS OF SPATIAL AWARENESS IN CHILDREN? HOW TO GET CHILDREN WITH AUTISM TO SLEEP SCHOOL-BASED OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY – TIPS FOR EFFECTIVE SERVICE DELIVERY FREE WEBINAR ON DATA COLLECTION IN SCHOOLS HANDWRITING VERSUS TYPING AND […]