Entries by Robyn

3 Signs of Childhood Depression | Pediatric Therapy Tv

In today’s Webisode, a licensed social worker gives us 3 signs to look out for when it comes to childhood depression. Click here to read our popular blog outlining all symptoms and treatment of Childhood Depression In this video you will learn: What can cause a child to become depressed Indications of depression in children Video Transcription: […]

How To Teach Your Child Pre-Writing Skills | Pediatric Therapy Tv

In today’s Webisode, a pediatric occupational therapist explains strategies she uses to teach pre-writing skills. Click here to check out our previous Webisode, suggesting games for fine motor practice to develop handwriting skills. In this video you will learn: How an occupational therapist uses shapes to teach a child beginning to advanced handwriting At what […]

How To Teach The Word “More” In Baby Sign Language | Pediatric Therapy Tv

In today’s Webisode, a pediatric speech and language pathologist walks us through teaching baby sign language with an emphasis on the word “more”. To understand the benefits of baby sign language, click here. In this video you will learn: The best ways and setting to teach your infant sign language Ways to teach the sign […]

Best Books For Beginning Readers | Pediatric Therapy Tv

In today’s Webisode, an academic specialist introduces us to some of the best choices of books for children who are beginning to read. To determine if your child is prepared to read, watch our previous Webisode In this video you will learn: What types of books are best to help children begin to read Video […]

Books to Encourage Speech in a 1 Year Old | Pediatric Therapy Tv

In today’s Webisode, a Pediatric Speech Pathologist introduces us to the best type of books to help encourage speech in a 1 year old. For more on your baby’s speech read these blogs: “Speech Milestones from birth-1yr”  and “Encouraging Speech and Language Development in Infants and Toddlers”  In this video you will learn: What types of […]

3 Signs Your Child May Have Dyslexia | Pediatric Therapy Tv

In today’s Webisode, an Academic Specialist explains ways to determine if your child has dyslexia. Click here to learn more about dyslexia and find out more signs and characteristics to look for. In this video you will learn: What is dyslexia How do children develop dyslexia What are common signs in children with dyslexia Video Transcription: Announcer: […]

What is Baby Sign and how it can help a Child’s Speech and Language Development | Pediatric Therapy Tv

In today’s Webisode, a Pediatric Speech Pathologist explains what Baby Sign Language is and how it can be helpful for an infant’s ability to speak, contributing to their overall communication. Learn how sign language can help late talkers in our blog! In this video you will learn: How do babies use gestures to communicate What […]

How to Build a Positive Relationship with your Child’s Teacher | Tips from Moms and Teachers

As a mother of 3 children, and having been a teacher myself for many years before having my own kids, I find it interesting to be on “the other end” ofthe parent/teacher relationship. So how does a parent build that positive relationship with teachers? Here are a few tips that I picked up along the […]

Using Games as Fine Motor Practice to Improve Handwriting | Pediatric Therapy Tv

In today’s Webisode, an Occupational Therapist introduces us to beneficial games and tools to aid efficiency of handwriting practice for children.  For more on your child’s handwriting, click here. In this video you will learn: How certain game pieces prepare your child for writing Which games are recommended to use for handwriting practice Useful tools […]