Tag Archives: OT

Hot, New Job! Pediatric Occupational Therapist – Charlotte, NC

Call Today at 866-733-4278, text us at 662-524-9099, or   Click HERE to Apply We are searching for a full-time Occupational Therapist to treat in a clinic and schools in the Charlotte area.  Diagnoses range in severity, complexity, and co-morbidity, including but not limited to: … Continue reading

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Nike Unveils Hands-Free Sneakers For Those With Special Needs

[Source: Nike News] With an eye toward making shoes even more accessible to people with disabilities, Nike is introducing a sneaker that can be taken on and off completely hands-free. The shoe known as the Nike GO FlyEase is part … Continue reading

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OT Corner: Why Babies Love (And Learn From) Magic Tricks

[Source:  NPR.org via Beyond Basic Play] Here’s a great article along with audio discussing a study about something new about how babies learn. As a physical therapist, we learn a lot about motor learning and how one acquires a new … Continue reading

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Pediatric Therapy Corner: – Sensory Art Therapy

By: Pamela Ullmann, ATR-BC, LCAT copyright 2010. Pamela Ullmann.  This blog post has been reprinted with express permission of the author as it appeared on her Full Spectrum Blog Creative art making can offer unique ways for children to gain … Continue reading

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Observation, Imitation and Autism

[Source: Your Therapy Source] A recent research study looked closely at action observation, imitation, and autism. The study wanted to explore how neurologically, motor impairments contribute to the deficits and unique neural signatures of children with autism spectrum disorders (ASD). … Continue reading

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