Monthly Archives: March 2013

Sensory Processing Disorder……. in Me!!!


Post from Barbara, Our Company Co-Founder A recent bout with unexpected sunburn (are they ever expected?) left my back so “prickly” that it ruined an entire day and night of my island vacation. Prickly doesn’t really describe the agony I … Continue reading

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Leslie F. Davidson Recognized as a Career Visionary by TodayinOT


  TodayinOT’s latest issue featured five “career visionary” occupational therapists for “expanding the boundaries of the profession” by contributing to society at large (TodayinOT, Volume 6, Issue 1, March 4, 2013). We’d like to congratulate Leslie F. Davidson, Education Resources Faculty, … Continue reading

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Physical therapy can be as effective as surgery for torn meniscus


You may have heard that a clinical study recently published by The New England Journal of Medicine   found that physical therapy can be as effective as knee surgery for treating patients with a torn meniscus. The following physical therapy protocol … Continue reading

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Occupational Therapist CEU’s: New York Update


Starting on February 13, 2013, New York Licensed Occupational Therapists and OT Assistants are now required to complete 36 hours of continuing competency when they renew their licenses every three years.  These requirements will be phased in during the first … Continue reading

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Pediatric Occupational Therapists: Help with refusal of spoon to mouth


Michelle Posts: DEAR ERI COMMUNITY: I am a pediatric occupational therapist. I have several kiddos on my caseload now who are all on the spectrum. Each one resists taking a spoon to mouth and has a limited acceptance of a … Continue reading

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New Therapists….. Enter here to win a free CEU course


Congratulations to all the recent grads…. and soon to be grads.We would like to help you plan for your future continuing education. We offer CEU courses for PT’s, OT’s and SLP’s  in a full range of specialties: Pediatrics, Special Education, … Continue reading

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School Based Therapy – Asking Therapists for Topic Ideas


We are fine tuning our agenda for this years Therapies in the School conference in Massachusetts and would value your input. Based on feedback from last years popular conference we are excited to announce that we will have sessions on evidence … Continue reading

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