5 On-the-Go Podcasts and Blogs for PT Growth

5 On-the-Go Podcasts and Blogs for PT Growth

Finding ways to charge my professional battery so I am ready to go, full of enthusiasm, energy, and knowledge is easier than ever these days. It’s one of the few ways I am good at multitasking! I listen to podcasts during my commute, when...
Wheels that changed one life

Wheels that changed one life

  In an earlier post, I shared my side of this journey, a decision-making path that parents of kids with special needs often participate in with their physical therapist.  Each journey can be challenging and emotional for parents AND for...
My love-hate relationship with wheelchairs

My love-hate relationship with wheelchairs

  Our “she SAID- SHE said” therapist- parent discussion continues. This week we tackle the complicated decision to pursue wheeled mobility. Read my perspective (useful info included!) in my guest post over at Family Synapse...
First “date” for the family-therapist dance

First “date” for the family-therapist dance

Hey friends and colleagues, Today, I am honored to be guest blogging over at “Family Synapse.”  Come over and read about “first dates” when I enter a family’s life as their child’s physical therapist and the...
Scatter Joy – the realization of potential

Scatter Joy – the realization of potential

“I never knew I could change what I was born with. I thought I was just stuck with it. Now I know I can improve. I am good at math AND good at physical therapy.” After ~ 2 years of participating in weekly PT, these were the...
5 Questions to ask when deciding on a supported stander

5 Questions to ask when deciding on a supported stander

In an earlier post, I wrote about the research and clinic evidence for getting our kids who experience disabilities up on their feet and moving. But making a decision about the type  of stander can be tricky especially since we need to justify...
Heads UP!  What parents need to know about their baby’s head

Heads UP! What parents need to know about their baby’s head

Fast paced growth – great ready! Your baby’s head will grow close to 200%  from their birth until they reach the age of two years old!  Their cranial (head) bones are designed to keep up with this rapid brain growth, which makes your...
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