Tag Archives: Pediatric Occupational therapist

Meet Our Newest Instructor; Pediatric Therapist GAIL RITCHIE


Gail Ritchie, OTR/L is an independent, pediatric therapy provider and Occupational Therapist offering a range of therapies based on the culmination of skills and expertise attained over the last 30 years. Therapies include a variety of techniques and strategies specific … Continue reading

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NEW Pediatric Strength Training Course for Therapists Coming To Illinois and New York


Don’t miss our NEW Pediatric Course: “Positive Functional Outcomes Through Strength Training in Children with Developmental Disabilities”, with respected clinician and dynamic instructor Bobby Nabeyama, PT, DPT, MS coming to: Illinois – August 26-27, 2016 New York – November 5-6, … Continue reading

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Have a Seat!


GUEST BLOGGER: Kathryn Biel This is me, asking for help. You know when you have your favorite shade of lipstick or hair color, only to find out it’s been discontinued the next time you go to buy it? I’m there. … Continue reading

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Clinical Question: Movement to Help Stuttering


GUEST BLOGGER: Kathryn Biel I received this clinical question, and am hoping that other have insight to share: I am working with an 8 year-old boy with one of the most difficult presentations. He was initially diagnosed with ADHD and … Continue reading

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John Pagano shares his FAB Strategies at the AOTA Conference


Our, well renowned faculty member and friend of Education Resources, John Pagano enjoyed presenting his poster on behavioral and sensory strategies at the AOTA conference. Don’t miss his popular course coming to Millbrook, NY – close to Poughkeepsie, Albany and the … Continue reading

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Why is Sensory Such a Mystery?


GUEST BLOGGER: Kathryn Biel We’ve all sat in those meetings. The one where the Committee Chair, or the pre-school director, or the classroom staff, or the administration says those dreaded words. “We don’t treat just sensory.” “OT is for fine-motor … Continue reading

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NEW COURSE – Connective Tissue Mobilization


Education Resources is thrilled to be able to offer this new course: Connective Tissue Mobilization for Pediatric Therapists presented by a new member of our faculty; Patricia West-Low PT, MA, DPT, PCS  Research and clinical evidence suggest that connective tissue changes … Continue reading

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How to Deal with Students with Mental Illness


GUEST BLOGGER: Kathryn Biel This week before students return, I’ve been spending copious amounts of time in district mandated professional development. One of the seminars was on what to do if there is an active shooter/active killer in the school. … Continue reading

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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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