Are you a PT or OT on a budget? Take advantage of these dollar store items to use year round in your therapy sessions. Perfect for gross motor, fine motor, and sensory motor play.
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Whether you’re working in a healthcare setting or as a school therapist, there’s a good chance you’ll be charged with helping to improve muscle tone. Low muscle tone, or hypotonia, refers to abnormally low tension or resistance to movement in a muscle. It occurs when the length of the resting muscle is slightly but atypically… Read More »
Like many pediatric occupational therapists (OTs) in the field today, you probably consider your tablet an essential part of your bag of tricks. Tablets are great for keeping notes, organizing schedules and assessing new patients. Using tablets, pediatric OTs can access indispensable tools for aiding treatment and development. Plus, few things rival the chance to… Read More »
Of all social media, Pinterest remains one of the best for collecting, sharing and organizing ideas related to virtually every aspect of life! For an occupational therapist (OT) (and others in school-based therapy jobs), Pinterest can be an incredible resource for inspiration and education. If you haven’t already set up an account, we highly encourage… Read More »