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How Occupational Therapy can Benefit Children Diagnosed with ADHD

Occupational therapy (OT) therapy aims to help people who have been diagnosed with cognitive, physical, or sensory processingdisabilities become independent in various areas of their lives. This type of therapy can help children with different needs develop cognitive, sensory, physical, and motor skills. It can also help to boost self-esteem by instilling a sense of…
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Why is Handwriting Important for Children in the Age of Computers?

Computers offer many advantages. They provide a wealth of information and they keep people connected around the globe. However, despite these benefits, there are certain disadvantages that exist in the computer age. Typing has all but replaced handwriting, which can be detrimental for children. Benefits of Handwriting Handwriting provides many cognitive benefits, and in the digital…
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Signs that Behavioral Problems May be Related to Sensory Processing Issues

Sensory processing disorder is a condition in which a person has difficulty processing the information that his senses sends to his brain. The condition is typically identified in children and it can cause a number of challenges. For example, a child with sensory processing disorder may: Retract or pull away when touched. Hide when he…
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