Category Archives: Dear ERI – Clinical Challenges and Gems

NEW Course – Vision, Ocular-Motor and Movement Strategies for Integrated Learning


NEW Course Spotlight: Vision, Ocular-Motor and Movement Strategies for Integrated Learning from respected ERI faculty member June Smith This course will focus on clinical decision-making for the use of vision, occulomotor and movement strategies to enhance outcomes. Emphasis will be … Continue reading

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Fetal Alcohol Syndrome – How Early Intervention Can Help


Children with Fetal Alcohol Syndrome often present with sensory or motor issues from infancy. Education Resources  Inc offers this 3 day live, hands-on course: “Contemporary NDT Treatment of the Baby and Young Child” Suzanne Davis Bombria, PT, C/NDT which will … Continue reading

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Reflex Integration in the Schools


GUEST BLOGGER: Kathryn Biel   While performing the BOT-2, I ask a child to stand in tandem on my tape line. As the child attempts this skill, I immediately notice her arms internally rotating as her feet are internally rotating. … Continue reading

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Speaker Spotlight – Karen Jacobs EdD, OTR/L, CPE, FAOTA


ERI is honored to welcome Karen Jacobs as a new faculty member, and thrilled that she will be speaking at this year’s annual conference: Therapies in the School November 16-17, 2017 – Framingham, MA Karen Jacobs is a clinical professor … Continue reading

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Faculty Member Beth McManus Publishes Research: Therapy Use for Children With Developmental Conditions: Analysis of Colorado Medicaid Data


We would like to share this research report authored by: McManus, Beth M. PT, MPH, ScD; Rapport, Mary Jane PT, DPT, PhD; Richardson, Zachary MA; Lindrooth, Richard PhD published in: Pediatric Physical Therapy: July 2017 – Volume 29 – Issue 3 … Continue reading

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ERI is Joining our Professional Partners NANT to Celebrate Neonatal Therapists Everywhere


We would like to honor all our community of Neonatal Therapists and join NANT (National Association of Neonatal Therapists) to celebrate your dedication to premature and sick infants and their families and to acknowledge the work you do to improve … Continue reading

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ERI Announces Additional Dates for The Zones of Regulation Presentation


ERI is very happy to announce additional dates for: The Zones of Regulation A Framework to Foster Self-Regulation and Emotional Control® November 15th, 2017 – Framingham, MA December 7, 2017 – Iselin, NJ Leah Kuypers   Life is 10% what … Continue reading

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Looking for your Clinical Expertise – Clinical Challenge Posted in ERI’s Pediatric Gait Discussion Group


Clinical Question from Holly Leigh: For the past month I have been seeing a 13 year old who has a pretty typical gait of spastic diplegia; crouch+toe walking who is about 12 weeks out from bilateral femoral derotation osteotomy. Prior … Continue reading

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Registration is Now Open for our Popular Annual School Based Therapy Conference 2017


Eighteenth Annual THERAPIES in the SCHOOL Conference November 16-17, 2017 Framingham, MA With Preconference : Wednesday November 15 PLEASE CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD A FULL BROCHURE This year’s conference focuses on aligning motor needs with educational needs, and how to improve executive function … Continue reading

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New Awards Program for School Based Therapy – Deadline Extended


Education Resources Inc. is extending the deadline for nominations for two new awards to recognize outstanding contributions to the field of school based therapy. We realize that you are just heading back to school, and we wanted to give you … Continue reading

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