Monthly Archives: August 2017

Looking for your Clinical Expertise – Clinical Challenge Posted in ERI’s Pediatric Gait Discussion Group


Clinical Question from Holly Leigh: For the past month I have been seeing a 13 year old who has a pretty typical gait of spastic diplegia; crouch+toe walking who is about 12 weeks out from bilateral femoral derotation osteotomy. Prior … Continue reading

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ERI’s Professional Partners, the National Association of Neonatal Therapists, Send Invitation for Abstracts for their National Conference


Call For Abstracts: NANT 8 By Sue Ludwig The theme for NANT 8 is Intensive Caring: The Opportunity In Every Moment. How does that theme relate to you and your abstract submission? Think about it this way: By definition, your NICU … Continue reading

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Thoughts With All Those Affected By Hurricane Harvey


Our heartfelt thoughts are with all our hosting partners, including Texas Children’s Hospital, River Kids Pediatric, Med Care Pediatric and our wonderful community of therapists affected by Hurricane Harvey. Please stay safe everyone! 

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Registration is Now Open for our Popular Annual School Based Therapy Conference 2017


Eighteenth Annual THERAPIES in the SCHOOL Conference November 16-17, 2017 Framingham, MA With Preconference : Wednesday November 15 PLEASE CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD A FULL BROCHURE This year’s conference focuses on aligning motor needs with educational needs, and how to improve executive function … Continue reading

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New Awards Program for School Based Therapy – Deadline Extended


Education Resources Inc. is extending the deadline for nominations for two new awards to recognize outstanding contributions to the field of school based therapy. We realize that you are just heading back to school, and we wanted to give you … Continue reading

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Speaker Spotlight – Rona Alexander PhD, CCC-SLP, BCS-S, C/NDT


Rona Alexander is a speech-language pathologist specializing in the assessment and treatment of oral motor, feeding/swallowing, and respiratory-phonatory function in infants and children with neuromuscular involvement. She is a longtime, well respected member of the Education Resources (ERI) faculty, teaching … Continue reading

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NIDCD Research – More Than 1 in 20 U.S. Children Have Dizziness and Balance Problems


The research was led by investigators at the National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders (NIDCD), part of the National Institutes of Health. U.S. Department of Health & Human Services News Release: Wednesday, January 27, 2016 More than 1 in 20 … Continue reading

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Speaker Spotlight – Paula Cox, PT, DSc, PCS


Welcoming Paula to the Education Resources Faculty Paula is a licensed, board certified, physical therapist with over 35 years of clinical experience in pediatric neurological and neuromuscular rehabilitation. She is a member of the APTA, the Academy of Pediatric Physical … Continue reading

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Welcoming A New OT Consultant To The Education Resources Team


We are thrilled to welcome Nisha Hochman, MS, OTR/L as a valuable consultant to the ERI team. Nisha received both her bachelor of science and post-professional master’s degree in occupational therapy from Boston University. She has been practicing occupational therapy … Continue reading

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