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HOW TO IMPROVE YOUR CHILD’S FINE MOTOR SKILLS WITH SIMPLE MATERIALS (that you probably have in your home)

What is a FINE MOTOR SKILL?? – holding a pencil, coloring – cutting with scissors – manipulating play-doh – getting dressed (including zippers, buttons, belts, snaps) – using utensils to self-fed – pushing items together (like Legos) and pulling apart – opening/closing latches, bottles, doors knobs, etc. Here is a list of materials (and a

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APRIL IS OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY MONTH!!

“Alone we can do so little, together we can do so much.”  Helen Keller was so right in so many ways, but she hit the nail on the head here. I believe that collaboration is key for a child’s success throughout their entire lifetime especially when it comes to pediatric therapy. Occupational therapists are essential

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