HOW OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY CAN HELP YOUR CHILD

Occupational therapy is a profession that constantly flies under the radar. Therefore, its benefits are largely understated. Most people don’t fully understand the scope of occupational therapy until they themselves or someone close to them…

HARKLA WEIGHTED LAP PAD REVIEW

Ever felt calm after a big hug with a loved one? That is because research has shown that applying gentle deep pressure to the body can result in a calming effect. It can help a…

THE WRITERIGHT PENCIL GRIP AND TRAINER

Correcting a student’s grasp on a writing utensil can be a tricky endeavor. Each child is different and presents with different needs. Pencil grips are a handy tool often used by occupational therapists to help…

SCHOOL-BASED OT VS. PRIVATE OT

Why did the school-based occupational therapist discharge my child, when it is clear that he/she will still benefit from occupational therapy services?  This is a question I often get from parents who do not understand…