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2014-02-28 23:04:55

New Study in AOTA's American Journal of Occupational Therapy Provides Insight Bethesda, MD (PRWEB) February 28, 2014 New research conducted by a group of occupational therapists provides insight into the specific social activities that challenge children and pre-teens diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). By looking at the participation rates of more than 700 children between ages 5 and 13, researchers found that children with ASD experience a lack of participation in social...

2014-02-28 23:04:09

The Sensory Processing Disorder Foundation announces its 2nd Annual Tournament of Hope charity golf event chaired by Joan M. Miller, Senior Vice President Energy and Chemicals, CH2MHILL. Denver, Colorado (PRWEB) February 28, 2014 The Sensory Processing Disorder (SPD) Foundation will be hosting its 2nd Annual Tournament of Hope charity golf event June 9, 2014 at the exclusive Club at Pradera in Parker, Colorado, designed by Jim Engh. The Tournament of Hope, chaired by Joan M. Miller,...

2014-02-27 23:24:53

Occupational Medicine Services in Anaheim, California Anaheim, California (PRWEB) February 27, 2014 Healthpointe’s Anaheim Medical Center is excited to announce that they are offering Occupational Medicine, including Industrial Medicine and Workers' Compensation services. Providing the best care for work-related illnesses, injuries, or disabilities, Healthpointe’s Occupational Medicine is the optimal solution for both employers and employees. Healthpointe supplies the highest...

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:...


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