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Continuing Education Units (CEU’s) for Dummies


Are you clear on what is the definition of a CEU (“continuing education unit”) vs. what is a continuing education hour? In most states, a CEU is a tenth of an hour. Thus, a one hour course is equivalent to … Continue reading

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3 Tips to Keep Your Colleagues Interested and Engaged When Presenting an In-Service


There is nothing worse than speaking in front of a group of people and having them look bored to tears.  What keeps your interest when attending a presentation?   Here are just a few pointers I’ve learned over the years: Highlight only … Continue reading

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Blog Competition winner


Thank you to everyone who has submitted ideas, questions and clinical challenges for the ERI blog. We will continue to post all your great submissions over time, as separate blogs, involving our community to help with your clinical challenges and … Continue reading

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Link between NSAIDS and signs of AU?


Britney Posts: DEAR ERI COMMUNITY: I am a pediatric physical therapist, and I have a 33 mo old male patient who has been exhibiting signs of autism since he was about 18-19 mos; his mother has been told by a … Continue reading

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Transition to Solids: Seeking Suggestions


Jaclyn Posts: DEAR ERI COMMUNITY:Client with Feeding Difficulties:I am seeing a child who is now 15 months of age. She was born at 36 weeks gestation, with very low birth weight and a very weak suck – was never able … Continue reading

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4 Critical Questions to Ask Yourself When Preparing an In-Service for your Therapy Department.


Carol Loria, President ERI: You want to share your learning and enthusiasm with your colleagues but you only have 1 ½  hours to present 2 days worth of material. How do you pair down the material?  How do you decide … Continue reading

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How to Overcome Nervousness When Presenting an In-Service to your Therapy Department


Carol Loria, President ERI: You just finished a continuing education course and you can’t wait to impart your excitement and the new knowledge you learned BUT you are so nervous.You are afraid that your hands and voice will be shaking.  … Continue reading

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Child Won’t Chew: Any Tips


Beth Posts: DEAR ERI COMMUNITY: I have a client right now that I am having trouble teaching how to chew. He was on stage 2 baby foods at 14 months old when I first started working with him. He is now … Continue reading

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Enter to win a free CEU course by blogging with ERI


We are offering you the opportunity to be entered into a drawing for a free CEU course. All you need to do is submit a blog entry which can be:1. a clinical issue that you are seeking opinions about. 2. … Continue reading

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