App Review: Why we love Theratrak!

TOPIC: We have been lucky enough to know Laura Simmons from Theratrak since the beta stages of the app. She has worked incredibly hard to develop an app focused on easy, user friendly home programs for parents and professionals; and I must say, she has done a Stella job. Laura is going to change the…

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GUEST POST: What is Occupational Therapy?

TOPIC: “So…what is Occupational Therapy?” WHAT: Don’t worry if you find yourself asking this question when you first meet an Occupational Therapist (or even several times afterwards!). Believe me – we understand! Our job title can be hard to understand from our name alone. Let us provide some clarity! Occupational Therapy is an allied healthcare…

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OT Week 2018 – What is Look Hear Australia?

What Is Look Hear Australia? Look Hear Australia is a library of online resources for allied health and education professionals. It was developed by a group of allied health and education professionals in rural and remote Australia. Look Hear Australia aims to save professionals and families time by bringing quality resources together in one place.…

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Bullying Prevention Month 2018 – Repost! Bullying – What is the evidence?

BULLYING – WHAT DOES THE EVIDENCE SAY? Bullying can be defined as a subcategory of interpersonal aggression characterized by intentionality, repetition, and an imbalance of power, often with the element of abuse of power being a primary distinction between bullying and other forms of aggression (Smith & Morita, 1999; Vaillancourt, Hymel, & McDougall, 2003). Bullying…

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