Category Archives: Pediatrics

Torticollis – Course Spotlight – Discount to attend


  COURSE SPOTLIGHT We are thrilled to offer you a discount to attend:  Torticollis and Plagiocephaly:Assessment and Treatment of Infants and Children Pediatric Clinical Specialist:Cindy Miles, PT, PhD, PCS, CNDT  July 18-19, 2015 – Las Vegas, NVAugust 21-22, 2015 – … Continue reading

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The Power of Music in Teaching Handwriting


This is the third in a series of blogs from Michele Parkins and Carrie Davis.The first post can be found here  The second post can be found here You know that feeling when you turn on the radio in your car … Continue reading

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NEW NICU Course for PT’s OT’s and SLP’s


We are thrilled to add this new course for 2015: NICU: Challenges, Pitfalls and Practical Tips for Successful Developmental Intervention This beginner- intermediate course will focus on creating change in the NICU in developmental care for the bedside clinician. Content will focus … Continue reading

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NEW SPEAKER – Inger Brueckner – Presenting Amputee Rehabilitation


We are pleased to announce a new member of our Faculty: Inger Brueckner. Inger Brueckner, PT received her BS in Physiology from the University of California at Davis and her Masters in Physical Therapy from Boston University.  She has worked … Continue reading

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Education Resources is Thrilled to Welcome Valorie Todd, Pediatric Occupational Therapist to our Faculty


We are all very excited to welcome Valorie back to the ERI faculty. Valorie Todd, MA, OTR is a Pediatric Occupational Therapist who has worked in early intervention, preschool, and various school systems in NY and NJ over the past … Continue reading

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Picky Eaters Course Receives CPE approval for Dietitians


Education Resources is thrilled to announce that the upcoming popular feeding course: Picky Eaters vs. Problem Feeders: The SOS Approach to Feeding has been approved by The Commission on Dietetic Registration for CPE’s (Continuing Professional Education) for  Registered Dietitian Nutritionists (RDN™) … Continue reading

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Treatments for Rocker-Bottom Foot


GUEST BLOGGER: Kathryn Biel This clinical question was received from Holly: Is there anything that can be done for a severe rocker bottom foot? Child is 8, spastic diplegia, has heel cord contracture, but has had two heel cord lengthenings. … Continue reading

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AS PEDIATRIC THERAPISTS, HOW ARE WE TREATING CHILDHOOD OBESITY?


GUEST BLOGGER: Kathryn Biel As a school-based physical therapist, this issue comes up for me every year. Children are referred for physical therapy (and occupational therapy) evaluations because they are obese. Every year, I wrestle with my clinical decision making … Continue reading

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Celebrating World Autism Awareness Day


The Eighth Annual World Autism Awareness Day isApril 2, 2015.REGISTER TO BE ENTERED TO WIN A FREE TWO DAY COURSE World Autism Awareness Day is one of only three official health related United Nations Days and will bring the world’s … Continue reading

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PT Needing Advice on Autistic Child with Particular Behavioral issue


GUEST BLOGGER: Kathryn Biel. Jacqueline submitted this clinical question: I am a physical therapist working with an autistic child who continues to throw toys and other items constantly. He will throw items over, under and thru railings, in his sister’s crib … Continue reading

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