Tag Archives: Pediatric Physical 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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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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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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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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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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