Fine motor eating activity

This is a great eating activity to work on pincer and/or tripod grasp during a meal or snack. The stick does not fit entirely through the hole which helps the child to work on motor control and modulation of force.  

Ordinary tasks can be so helpful

This is a fabulous illustration of how a basic play activity can provide so much input and skill development related to Occupational Therapy goals.  

Cups, cups and more cups!

This is a very informative video about how to choose the right cup for your child. We get this question a lot in Occupational Therapy treatment. View this post on Instagram A post shared by Food Smart Kids (@foodsmartkids)  

Social Thinking as an intregral part of Occupational Therapy treatment

There are some great new resources in this Social Thinking newsletter, including collections of items and tools to try. http://view.email.socialthinking.com/?qs=689fc7fb1ff2306b1023bb0c001e8943464664b82ec9b50f301718485f88115df11f1c1f46a36460fbfe3b3054ab9d3caf56d403c482e29099db31c8b5f3493eb0b0ba117dcacd553a42d760dd4da2d1