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A Pediatric Perspective

SPD Foundation Comments on Adam Lanza’s SPD Diagnosis
February 28, 2013 2:56 PM by Cecilia Cruse
I just received this update from the SPD Foundation regarding the Newtown, CT murders and the young man identified as the shooter Adam Lanza. (See my December blog: Autism Speaks Out About Newtown Tragedy ). PBS's Frontline has released a riveting documentary Read More...
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A Second Opinion
February 22, 2013 11:58 AM by Cecilia Cruse
I recently came across this lecture on the TED Talks series. If you are not familiar, TED (Technology Entertainment, Design) is a non- profit organization designed to foster the spread of great ideas. Since its inception in the 1980's it has hosted a Read More...
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Is Kindergarten the New 1st Grade?
February 19, 2013 1:33 PM by Cecilia Cruse
Last week I presented at another conference for early childhood educators. Entitled 10 Terrific Tips for DAP Fine Motor Skills the workshop covered important sensory and motor components needed for developing good hand skills. (See my blog from last spring Read More...
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Born Addicted
February 10, 2013 5:15 PM by Cecilia Cruse
This past week I was catching up with a dear friend and colleague who works the NICU in a busy urban acute care hospital. Her role as an OT has shifted as she responds to a growing trend in the US: that the number of newborns showing symptoms of withdrawal Read More...
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Support Beyond the Therapy Waiting Room
February 5, 2013 3:06 PM by Cecilia Cruse
If you work in an outpatient clinic or have your own private practice, chances are you have seen a parent or guardian of your patient chatting in the waiting room with other parents. Often these families have a set appointment time so tend to run into Read More...
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