Occupational Therapy 101: What Is It?

We take it for granted that our children will learn skills naturally, however some children require Occupational Therapy to achieve the milestones essential for executing motor skills, to function at home, at school, in public, or in social situations. Luckily, occupational therapists are specifically trained to help these children reach milestones and function effectively in their everyday lives.

Categories: Therapy

Social Stories for Kids – A User Manual for New Situations

Social stories are a powerful and fun tool that can be used to help young students to understand and cope with different situations.  At the Therapy Place, we use Social stories which are individualized short stories that are highly effective for teaching students new skills.   These skills teach students what is expected in social behaviors and different settings such as school, with…

Categories: Therapy, Therapy Thoughts