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December 27, 2018

In our the blog post “Core-Not Just a 6-pack," I talked about the importance of core strengthening for children and how it can improve their endurance, coordination, fine and gross motor skills. We gave a few examples of how to get your kids to actively participate.

To...

December 27, 2018

What is Figure Ground?

The ability to perceive a form and find it hidden in a conglomerated ground of matter. 

Visual figure-ground refers to the ability to locate & identify shapes & objects embedded in a busy visual environment, or the ability to attend to one activity...

December 19, 2018

What is Visual Closure? 

This reflects a child's ability to look at an incomplete shape, object or amount, and fill in the missing details in order to identify what it would be if it were complete. This skills requires abstract problem solving. 

Can cause problems with: 

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December 19, 2018

My son isn’t talking.  

There, I said it. I’m a speech-language pathologist; I own my own rehabilitation therapy clinic. This is what I do for a living, and my son has an expressive language delay. My son spends his days in my clinic, interacting with clients, parents a...

December 18, 2018

In my experience, many times people hear the phrases “core stability” or “core strength” and think as physical therapists we are talking about having “abs of steel,” but that is not the case.

Our core muscles are the foundation muscles that allow movement to occur.

You...

December 11, 2018

What is Visual Memory?

This reflects the child's ability to store visual details of what has been seen in the short-term memory. If details aren't stored, there will also be difficulty accurately recalling, and in some instances reproducing, all of the characteristics o...

December 3, 2018

Rachael Conrad is an incredible, loving, & devoted mother. She has two children, & her youngest son, Seeley, is diagnosed with autism. 

Autism is a disorder that is usually diagnosed when a person struggles with forming or maintaining relationships, communicating we...

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