Category Archives: Dear ERI – Clinical Challenges and Gems

ERI Recognizes School Based Therapists – Nominations Now Accepted for NEW Scholarship and Creative School Based Therapy Award


Do you know of someone who deserves recognition? A Therapist New to the Schools, or an Unsung Hero We want to hear about the hard work, and innovative ideas. NEW this year – ERI Scholarship  We will be honoring two unsung … Continue reading

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Early Bird Registration Rate for Therapies in the School Conference 2019


We are excited to share with you the outline for our popular annual school-based conference and offer an Early Bird rate if you register by June 5th, 2019 THERAPIES in the SCHOOL 2019 November 21-22, 2019 Framingham, MA Based on feedback from last … Continue reading

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Registration Now Open for Robyn Ligotti’s “Post-Acute Rehabilitation of the Complex Elderly Patient: Home, SNF and Long-Term Care Settings.”


Robyn Ligotti, PT, DPT, RAC-CT, CDP, QCP, is passionate about helping rehab departments that treat older adults thrive. Her expertise is in assisting teams in nursing facilities, home health, outpatient rehab, wellness and prevention, and inpatient rehab setting improve organization, … Continue reading

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ERI to offer NEW online Course – Vestibular Rehabilitation for the School-Aged Child and Adolescent


We are excited to be able to announce the launch of a new online series “Vestibular Rehabilitation for the School-Aged Child and Adolescent,”  taught by Inger Brueckner, MS, PT, an expert in pediatric vestibular dysfunction.    New to treating vestibular patients? Get … Continue reading

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ERI Instructor Bobbie Pineda Receives 2018 Patricia Buehler Legacy Award for Clinical Innovation


Congratulations to Bobbie Pineda, PHD, OTR/L renowned clinician, research scientist, and ERI faculty member on receiving the 2018 Patricia Buehler Legacy Award for Clinical Innovation from the University of Southern California. Bobbie teaches “Assessment and Intervention with the High-Risk Infant … Continue reading

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Meet the Newest Member of Our Faculty, Louisa Ferrara, Ph.D., CCC-SLP, BCS-S, CNT


We first connected with Dr. Louisa Ferrara at the NANT Conference in April 2018. An exceptional practitioner experienced in providing care for neonates, medically-fragile children, and children with complex medical and developmental needs, Louisa impressed us with the many distinguished … Continue reading

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Celebrating Neonatal Therapists with an ERI Winner


We were excited to join our professional partners, the National Association of Neonatal Therapists (NANT) in celebrating neonatal therapists everywhere during International Neonatal Therapist WeekERIMembers of NANT were offered entry into a drawing to win a 2 day ERI course … Continue reading

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Everything You Need to Know About Being a School-Based Therapist (Okay, maybe not everything, but this will certainly help)


GUEST BLOGGER and ERI Faculty Member: Kathryn Biel   Going back to school doesn’t seem that complicated. New pens and pencils. Bright sneakers with good laces. Backpacks. I mean, after all, we were all students once. And if you’re a new … Continue reading

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ERI is Celebrating Neonatal Therapists During International Neonatal Therapy Week


Honoring all our community of Neonatal Therapists, we are joining NANT (National Association of Neonatal Therapists) to celebrate your dedication to premature and sick infants and their families and to acknowledge the work you do to improve your patients outcomes. … Continue reading

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Are you a Therapist NEW to the School System? We have a Course for You!


For all new therapists or therapists NEW to the school system, learning to navigate school-based therapy can be its own education! Our popular Annual Therapies in The School Conference offers a session just for you! This course will highlight the … Continue reading

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