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2014-04-16 23:13:28

The Boulder Derby Party will host their third annual event to benefit Front Range Hippotherapy. The event will include live races, auctions, music and more. Boulder, CO (PRWEB) April 16, 2014 It just wouldn’t be a Kentucky Derby party without Bluegrass and horse racing and the Boulder Derby Party is excited to bring both to Folsom Field at the University of Colorado at Boulder on May 3, 2014. Tickets to the third annual Boulder Derby Party are on sale now and will include all food, mint...

2014-04-11 23:23:23

Hands-On Seminars, Inc. is making Vestibular Rehabilitation Training (VRT) available to Physical Therapists around the country in an effort to prevent falls and related injuries. Astoria, New York (PRWEB) April 11, 2014 Each year, one in every three adults age 65 and older falls. These falls can cause injuries, such as hip fractures and head traumas, and can increase the risk of early death. In fact, falls are the leading cause of both fatal and nonfatal injuries among older adults....

2014-04-10 23:04:48

Occupational therapy month may be over for this year, but occupational therapists help others lead fulfilling lives year round. In recognition of the role these therapists play in making the lives of countless people across the world better, Wise is happy to announce a renewed commitment to supporting strong private practice development. (PRWEB) April 10, 2014 "Occupational therapy is truly an industry with a servant's heart," said Ferriolo. "They provide the tools for...

2014-04-02 23:34:18

Internationally recognized Alert Program® authors have created a one-of-a kind online learning experience to teach self-regulation strategies to parents, educators, and therapists who support those with autism, ADD, Fetal Alcohol Syndrome, developmental disabilities, behavioral/mental health, and other sensory processing or learning challenges. Albuquerque, New Mexico (PRWEB) April 02, 2014 TherapyWorks, Inc. is announcing the launch of its new online course. Participants can now...

2014-04-02 23:33:47

As leading providers of physical therapy, sports medicine and personal training services, West Rehab & Sports Medicine and Train Me 24/7 recently formed a new wellness and fitness partnership offering clients a comprehensive approach to physical therapy, nutrition and fitness at West Rehab’s Berwick, Midtown and Pooler locations. Savannah, GA (PRWEB) April 02, 2014 As leading providers of physical therapy, sports medicine and personal training services, West Rehab & Sports...

2014-04-02 23:23:41

PresenceLearning helps 60 K-12 students get back on track with engaging online speech therapy services. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) April 02, 2014 Muskegon Heights Public School Academy System (MHPSAS) in Muskegon Heights, Michigan has adopted PresenceLearning, the leader in online speech therapy and other special education-related services for K-12 students, to provide 60 of its students with high quality online speech therapy. Through the adoption and implementation of PresenceLearning,...

2014-03-31 23:04:55

The STAR Centers specializes in evaluating and treating feeding problems in children with Sensory Processing Disorder and Autism Spectrum Disorders. A presentation called “Having Fun with Food: Make Meal Time Enjoyable for the Whole Family” was recorded last week and is available online. Denver, Colorado (PRWEB) March 31, 2014 Being able to rapidly evaluate and treat a child with a feeding issue is a critical factor to their health and success. STAR (Sensory Therapies And Research)...

2014-03-31 16:25:49

Diana Sahakian of Stay Fit Physical Therapy & Core Wellness, Inc. , Mount Prospect, IL has been honored with a recognition by Chicago Magazine in its selection of "Chicago's Outstanding Physical Therapists & Occupational Therapists." MOUNT PROSPECT, Ill., March 31, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Announcing a special recognition appearing in the March, 2014 issue of Chicago Magazine published by Tribune Company. Diana Sahakian was selected for the following honor: "Chicago's...

2014-03-28 23:21:58

PresenceLearning's April 16th, 2014 “Changing Minds” Webinar for Education Leaders Discusses How Online Counseling Fills Service Gaps San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) March 28, 2014 Urban and rural school districts nationwide struggle to find the qualified staff and resources they need to provide the psychological, counseling and social work services they are required to provide to students who need them under the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA). With the rise in...

2014-03-28 23:01:18

The Sensory Processing Disorder (SPD) Foundation held its Banquet of Champions fundraiser benefitting the SPD Foundation in its mission to provide hope and help for children with sensory processing issues. Denver, Colorado (PRWEB) March 28, 2014 The Sensory Processing Disorder (SPD) Foundation held its Olympic-themed Banquet of Champions at the Inverness Hotel in Englewood, Colorado on March 14, 2014. Award recipients were chosen for carrying the torch of passion and inspiration for...