Category Archives: School Based Therapists

Why does Anybody Teach Handwriting Anymore?


Handwriting is not as old-fashioned as you think! Certainly keyboarding is an important skill, as technology has become a part of our everyday lives. But, did you know that writing by hand, though slower than typing, has benefits over typing? … 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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Therapies in the School Early Bird Registration


We are excited to share with you the outline for our dynamic and popular annual school conference:And we would like to offer you our:Early Bird Registration Rate of $415Register for the TWO DAYS of the conference before July 6th, 2015and get a reduced rate of  $415.  Mention “Therapies … 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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How to Document Co-Treatments in IEP’s


GUEST BLOGGER: Kathryn Biel. Marcia submitted this clinical question: We’ve had some discussion around co-treatments and how best to document them in IEP’s — I’d love to get some input as to what is happening in other districts — is … Continue reading

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Asking for Input for Therapies in The School 2015


We are fine tuning our agenda for this year’s Therapies in the School conference inMassachusetts and would value your input. Based on feedback from last year’s conference we are excited to announce that we will have sessions on current best strategies … Continue reading

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Announcing NEW Online Sessions for School Therapists


Following the successful launch of our online course program last year we are thrilled to announce we have added six new online sessions. We offer Strategies to Implement in the Classroom Professional Development On Demand Convenient and Flexible Learning Cost … Continue reading

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Therapies in the School Speaker Highlight – Cathy Stern


As the annual Therapies in the School Conference draws near we would like to highlight one of the dynamic speakers and the session she is presenting: Dr. Cathy D. Stern OD, FCDO, FCOVD, FNORA  is known for “treating the visual side … Continue reading

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Therapies in The School Conference – Don’t Miss Out


Don’t Miss Out! Some of our sessions in our popular Therapies in the School Conference are now beginning to fill and we would love for you to get into your first choice NOVEMBER 20-21, 2014 – Framingham,MAPlease click here for … Continue reading

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