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A private Occupational Therapy practice for children 0-18 years of age | Blog: ot4kidsla.wordpress.com

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Motor planning and upper body strength to traverse the rock wall. #playtolearn #occupationaltherapy #kindergarden #sensoryplay #pediatrics #rockclimbing
Group obstacle course to address team work, problem solving, motor planning, environmental organization, and so much more! #sensoryplay #playtolearn #occupationaltherapy #pediatrics #sensoryplay #socialskills #lamommies #obstaclecourse
Team work! Alternating pushing and pulling to make their "boat" go! Addressed upper body and core strength, socialization skills, bilateral coordination and timing and sequencing.
Increasing hand and finger strength with good old fashioned clothes pins #finemotorskills #sensoryprocessingdisorder #autism #sensoryplay #pediatrics #occupationaltherapy #playtolearn #kindergarden
Learning about body awareness with #mrpotatohead. Also works on fine motor and constructional praxis #motorplanning #sensoryprocessingdisorder #autism #playtolearn #kindergarten #preschool #bodyschema
Feeding is a complex task that requires strong sensory processing and oral motor skills. If you have a child struggling with feeding and eating contact us today to schedule a consultation! #sensoryprocessingdisorder #oralmotorskills #pediatricot #autism #playtolearn
Wheelbarrow and "animal walks" are great for #upperbodystrength #posturalcontrol and #motorplanning. Add them into an obstacle course, during transitions, or even everyday routines such as walking down the hallway to the bathroom or kitchen. #pedatricot #sensoryprocessingskills #playtolearn #autism
Working on emotional regulation and self awareness as we move through the colored "zones." Zones of Regulation has hundreds of activities for improving regulation, arousal, impulse control, and understanding ones emotions. See link for more details: http://www.zonesofregulation.com/index.html #organizationofbehavior #emotionalregulation #redzone #yellowzone #greenzone #bluezone #sensoryprocessingdisorder #pedatricot
Trampoline fun! Working on #motorplanning, #socialskills, #posturalcontrol, #balance and #organizationofbehavior through some #heavywork and crashing. Have each child come up with their own "jump" and imitate each other. Crash cushion for big "crashes" is an extra way to get in some #proprioceptiveinput
One of my favorite therapy tools! Thera putty is amazing for hand strengthening, precision grasp, tactile discrimination, and so much more! Hide small beads for a "treasure hunt," cut it, roll it , squeeze it, pinch it! #playtolearn #kindergartenready #pediatricot #preschool #sensoryintegration #otforkids #handwriting #finemotorskills
Platform swing "surfing" to address postural control, righting reactions, bilateral integration activities, timing and sequencing, heavy work, balance and motor coordination. #playtolearn #kindergartenready #sensoryprocessingdisorder #pediatricot #occupationaltherapy #vestibular
Working on two foot jumping, timing and sequencing, and body awareness today. Group activities are great for socialization practice. Call us today to schedule your consultation. #pediatricot #sensoryprocessingdisorder #grossmotorskills #kindergartenready #playtolearn