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The 8 Sensory Systems

Visual Processing: Visual processing includes visual acuity (how clearly you can see) and ocular motor control (how well your eyes work together). Visual acuity is how clearly you can see things up close and far away. For example, 20/20 vision is considered normal visual acuity. Visual processing also includes other important ocular abilities that involve coordinated eye muscle movement.

The Best Home Items for Telehealth

Breaking news… Telehealth is here to stay! Are you ready to take on this new therapy challenge?

Whether you’re ready or not, teletherapy, also known as telehealth, telemedicine or telepractice is in your future.

What is Sensory Processing Disorder (SPD)?

Sensory input, either from the environment or from the body, is poorly detected, modulated, or misinterpreted, resulting in an atypical response.
Symptoms occur within a broad spectrum of severity from feeling overwhelmed or bombarded by sensory information; to seeking out intense sensory experiences.

The 5 Essentials For A Successful Telehealth Session

Breaking news… Telehealth is here to stay! Are you ready to take on this new therapy challenge?

Whether you’re ready or not, teletherapy, also known as telehealth, telemedicine or telepractice is in your future.

The New Reality of Pediatric Occupational Therapy

ATTENTION to all pediatric therapists! The time has come my friends, to accept our new reality that telehealth is here to stay! How does that fact make you feel?

If you’re feeling anxious about telehealth or even a sense of loss if you’ve been laid off, you’re not alone. This pandemic has been extremely tough on everyone, and I guarantee that you’ll be faced with some pretty tough decisions ahead of you.

What Every Parent Should Know About Sensory Processing Disorder

This blog post is especially for parents!

First off, thank you for visiting Play It Forward, it shows that you are invested in your child’s development and learning more about “what makes your child tick?”

Merry Matching Eraser Game

This Merry Matching Eraser Game is a sure way to enjoy some festive, fine motor fun! This activity is a wonderful way to address not only fine motor coordination, but also sustained attention, visual perceptual skills and eye hand coordination.

The Best Online Education Resources For Home Schooling

Did you find yourself instantly called upon to start homeschooling during the pandemic? Do you know of any parents who would like some more ideas and activities to keep their kids busy? Clients, friends, other family members who could use some extra ideas?

Laughter Is The Best Medicine

Sometimes all we need is a good laugh! Being silly and laughing is a great stress reliever, especially during this stressful period of time during the Corona Virus pandemic. It’s important for your own mental health and well-being!

A Night To Shine

Can you picture what your child will be look like or be like in 10, 15 or 20 years?! Sometimes it’s hard to imagine that our young children will become adults one day and all grown up!