5 Unique Ways OTs Support Social Stories

Explore the creative and unique ways that occupational therapists can help with use of social stories with students with special needs in my guest blog posting on Go-T0-for-OT blog from December 2015. Please take time to share some of your best resources and tips for using social stories.

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Great NEW AT Products: 2016

Great NEW AT Products:  2016 by Molly Shannon, OTR/L, ATP, on the ATandOT Blog     After attending the annual Assistive Technology Industry Association (ATIA) conference in Florida last w…

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“Use It or Lose It: Upcycling AT”, Part Two

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Source: “Use It or Lose It: Upcycling AT”, Part Two

In the first part of this blog post, “Use It or Lose It: Upcycling AT,” we defined the concept of upcycling with assistive technology and the similarities and differences among the AT recycling choices. The practice of upcycling of AT refers to a more localized method of reuse of AT equipment on a smaller level in a school, hospital, community, or rehab setting. Upcycling AT is environmentally and fiscally sound and encourages collaborative use of older and newer technologies. Now we will explore some ways to upcycle AT in your setting …

Fun Switch and Low Tech Activities!

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Check out my ideas on our Go to For OT blog about using fun switch activities!

Fun Switch and Low Tech Activities!