The Trifecta Approach to Tongue Ties

The Experience Having an infant with a tongue tie can be stressful. As breastfeeding has regained popularity as the method of choice for new moms...
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Sonoma County Emergency Preparedness for Autism Spectrum: Occupational Therapy Guide

Background In light of local disaster events such as the Geysers Fire in 2004 and the Sonoma County New Years Flood of 2006, the 2017 Fires,...
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OT: Helpers of Other Professions? – Occupational Therapy Myths

Are occupational therapists "helpers of other professions?" "you help out other therapists, right?" Many clients and the public believe that occupational therapists help out other therapists...

Students, New Grads, General Public: Get Paid for Getting the Flu Shot (Up to...

Stay healthy and get paid/discounted purchases! This year, these retailers are offering gift cards/cash for getting the flu shot: Target - (inside of target) CVS,...

How Occupational Therapy Can Help People with Autism with Social Skills

People with autism may have difficulty with social skills from childhood all the way through adulthood. In terms of advocacy for those with autism,...
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My Thoughts on Baby Walkers for Development

Background Should you get a baby walker for your little one? A google search showed that baby walkers were used as early as the 15th...
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Tummy Time Do’s and Don’ts for Newborns

As an Amazon Affiliate, I may earn a commission from the purchases made through links in this post. Introduction Many first time parents or even parents...

COVID-19 Challenges to Autism (ASD) for Adults – Occupational Therapists Recomendations

Introduction As the omicron variant is on the rise in the US, reports of it affecting the younger population are a concern. Adults with ASD...

Occupational Therapy for Bannayan-Riley-Ruvalcaba Syndrome

Bannayan-Riley-Ruvalcaba Syndrome (BRRS) is a rare genetic disorder characterized by the growth of noncancerous tumors called lipomas, along with small benign tumors called angiomas...

Positive Affirmations for a Healthy Perspective

Today is the first day of the rest of my life and I will take notice of the many positive things this day...