Monthly Archives:: February 2016

Childhood Speech Disorders – What You Need to Know (INFOGRAPHIC)

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If your student is not speaking at the same pace as his peers, you may start getting concerned. Does my student have a developmental delay? Will he or she outgrow it? While it is normal to feel uneasy about childhood speech disorders, you might respond by browsing the web for more facts However, the unfortunate… Read More »

8 Common IEP Questions That Parents Ask

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Meeting parents’ expectations for children with special needs can be challenging.  While therapists and other clinicians are attuned to the requirements of students’ Individualized Education Plans (IEPs), parental involvement – and understanding of therapeutic progress – varies.  As a therapist, parents may approach you – or school administrators – with questions and anxieties.  It’s important… Read More »

Top Free or Low-Cost Apps for Occupational Therapists

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Top Apps for OTs

In a world where there is almost always “an app for that” it’s no surprise that there are several apps for those who have jobs in occupational therapy. These free and low-cost apps range from games for children to instructional exercises and learning techniques. Use them to add a little bit of technology – and… Read More »

Top Technology Tools for School-Based Therapists

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Nowadays, it is not uncommon for a school-based therapist to struggle with basics tasks such as coming up with teaching methods, creating lesson plans and organizing their weekly schedules. Luckily, there are top technological tools for school-based therapists that can help with all of those problems. And in our increasingly technological world, it’s becoming more… Read More »

5 Allied Health Careers Poised For Growth

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As long as there is life on this planet, you can be sure that there will be an industry built around maintaining its health. The health care industry is as old as time itself, and is still rapidly expanding. With these expansions, there is – and will continue to be – an ongoing need for… Read More »

Therapy Source Receives WBENC Certification as Woman-Owned Business

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Therapy Source, Inc., the premier national provider of comprehensive in-person and online therapy staffing services and solutions, has once again received WBENC certification as a Woman-Business Enterprise (WBE) by the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC). Therapy Source initially received the nationally recognized WBENC certification in 2014. “We are beyond thrilled to continue our WBENC… Read More »

5 Benefits to Being a School-Based Therapist

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Often overlooked and widely undeserved, the professions in school-based therapy provide some of the most beneficial work environments in any industry.  In recent years, school-based therapists have received a bit of negative attention, with therapists citing the obvious stresses associated with a diverse caseload.  What these same therapists failed to report were the numerous emotional,… Read More »