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2014-02-26 23:01:50

Sensory Processing Disorder (SPD) Foundation and the Arizona Occupational Therapy Association (ArizOTA) collaborate to present a workshop for the administration of Dr. Lucy Jane Miller’s new “Goal-Oriented Assessment of Lifeskills” (GOAL); an innovative new evaluation of functional motor abilities needed for daily living in children ages 7-17, as the pediatric track during the 2014 ArizOTA Spring Conference. Denver, Colorado (PRWEB) February 26, 2014 The Sensory Processing Disorder...

2014-02-26 16:29:33

Art Lubinski, PT, DPT, OCS of Oak Forest, IL, has been honored with a recognition by Chicago Magazine in its selection of "Chicago's Outstanding Physical Therapists & Occupational Therapists." OAK FOREST, Ill., Feb. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Announcing a special recognition appearing in the March, 2014 issue of Chicago Magazine published by Tribune Company, Rehab In Motion & Physical Therapy was selected for the following honor: "Chicago's Outstanding Physical...

2014-02-25 23:25:30

PresenceLearning's online speech therapy provides an easy-to-manage alternative for virtual schools. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) February 25, 2014 PA Distance Learning Charter School has chosen PresenceLearning, the leader in online speech therapy and other special education-related services for K-12 students, as part of their mission to provide the best virtual curriculum, instruction and environment to enable all students’ mastery of academic skills. Students with special needs now...

2014-02-25 12:28:25

Core Concepts announced a team expansion to include occupational therapy for a more comprehensive hand therapy and upper limb rehabilitation service. SINGAPORE, Feb. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Core Concepts, one of Singapore's largest private musculoskeletal health group of clinics, announced an expansion of their team comprising of physiotherapists, sports massage therapist and sports trainers to include an Occupational Therapist. (Photo:...

2014-02-24 16:21:31

Orficast(TM) offers an easy way to provide support and/ or protection with unmatched patient comfort and ease of use JERICHO, N.Y., Feb. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Orfit Industries America, North American subsidiary of Orfit Industries, a world leader in the development, and manufacture of thermoplastic splinting materials today announced that it has launched Orficast(TM), a new moldable thermoplastic for simple finger splints, thumb splints and supportive bandage wraps. This stretchable,...

2014-02-24 08:29:42

Data Published in Stroke Demonstrate Robotic Measurements of Motor Performance Can Be Used to Reduce Time and Cost of Phase III Drug Trials By 70 Percent WATERTOWN, Mass., Feb. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Interactive Motion Technologies (IMT), global leader in Redefining Recovery(TM) using robotic tools for neurorehabilitation, has announced publication of results from a ground-breaking study identifying biomarkers of motor recovery in Stroke, Journal of the American Heart Association....

2014-02-24 08:29:11

CHICAGO, Feb. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Accelerated Rehabilitation Centers--the largest physical therapist owned and managed practice in the U.S--is kicking off the New Year by offering free pain assessment and injury screens from licensed professionals trained in treating musculoskeletal conditions. All Accelerated locations throughout Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Missouri, Ohio, Wisconsin and Arizona are providing complimentary pain and injury screens. (Logo:...

2014-02-20 23:24:20

Middle and high school students from Synergy Academies achieve excellent results in well-structured, highly individualized online therapy sessions. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) February 20, 2014 To guarantee more consistent and effective speech-language therapy for its middle and high school students, Synergy Academies, an award-winning urban charter school affiliated with Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD), has partnered with PresenceLearning, the leader in online speech therapy...

2014-02-18 23:23:28

Debra Giacolone brings unique expertise to create and launch new live online services SAN FRANCISCO, CA (PRWEB) February 18, 2014 To help the company better meet the diverse needs of special education administrators, PresenceLearning appointed Debra Giacolone, the former Director of Exceptional Education and Student Services with the School District of DeSoto County, as its first Director of Special Education Services. In her new role, Giacolone will work with current and prospective...

2014-02-17 23:03:20

March 12, 2014 “Changing Minds” Webinar for Special Education Leaders Provides Insights That Supports Students and Prevents Behavior Problems San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) February 17, 2014 Problem behavior in children and teenagers is a common source of stress for educators, parents and families, impacting both academic performance and overall quality of life. To help educators better understand and address the rising number of behavior issues they see in the classroom, PresenceLearning,...


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