Friday, December 14, 2018

5 Occupational Therapy-Like Activities To Do At Home With Your Child

Children with certain developmental delays often times benefit from receiving Occupational Therapy sessions a few times a week. 

9 Of The Best Hand Strengthening Activities To Do With Your Children

Children with low muscle tone often times struggle with hand strength. When a child’s hand strength is lower than normal, doing seemingly simple tasks like writing or spraying their favorite scent can become very challenging. To help with this, parents typically seek the expertise of occupational therapists who teach them to become comfortable with using their hands.

Thursday, December 13, 2018

Easy Ways To Promote Cognitive Development Around The House

When considering your child’s cognitive development, it’s easy to get caught up with the countless therapy related toys, videos, and games available out there. This access can also become very overwhelming and no to mention expensive because you’d naturally want to purchase everything necessary to help your child’s development.

3 Speech-Related Activities That May Help Encourage Your Child's Speech

If you’re a parent or caregiver of a child who has issues with communication and have your child working with a Speech Language Pathologist, you know how important these services are in helping with your child's development. Speech therapy is an effective treatment for children who have trouble speaking or who are non-verbal. It’s even more effective when it’s complemented by certain interventions done by families or caregivers in the home.

Wednesday, December 12, 2018

3 Physical Therapy-Like Interventions Parents Can Do At Home

If your child is falling behind in reaching certain physical milestones, you've probably sought out the expertise and help of a physical therapist to help your child get where they need to be. To make the PT sessions your child is receiving even more effective, you can employ different techniques and interventions at home that’ll allow your child to advance at an even quicker pace.

Tuesday, December 11, 2018

Monday, December 10, 2018

7 Of The Best Children’s Books About Cerebral Palsy

Reading is one of the greatest escapes one can experience. It’s very easy to get lost among words in a world created especially for you by an author.