This user-friendly guide by Ayelet Danto and Michelle Pruzansky will provide hundreds of new ideas and activities designed to enhance your treatment session while maintaining your pediatric client's attention and interest. Simple language is used and various photographs are provided with many activities to ensure this text is a quick and easy reference for the busy practitioner. Also included in many chapters is a list of compensatory strategies that may be employed by the therapist to assist the child who is deficient in a particular skill.
New to the Second Edition: A new appendix of iPhone and Android Apps that contains over 170 therapeutic activities to work on a variety of skills and areas in the pediatric population70 additional pictures to help explain various activities50 new and fun activitiesFour new chapters have been added on Increasing Arches of the Foot, Decreasing External Rotation of the Hips, Decreasing Internal Rotation of the Hips, and Addressing Toe Walking, all dedicated to improving gait patterns.
1001 Pediatric Treatment Activities, Second Edition covers treatment areas that are typically addressed in pediatric therapy including sensory integration; visual system; dissociation activities; hand skills; body strengthening and stabilizing; cognitive and higher-level skill building; social skills; and improving gait patterns.
Each chapter includes: A brief description explaining the treatment topicAn explanation of why a particular skill is importantA list of treatment ideas and activities in which to engage, in order to work on the specific treatment goalExamples of commercial products that can be used to address the treatment goal
With new and updated activities, 1001 Pediatric Treatment Activities: Creative Ideas for Therapy Sessions, Second Edition should be by the side of all pediatric therapists looking for new ideas for a therapy session.
Publisher: SLACK Incorporated
Number of pages: 255
Weight: 525 g
Dimensions: 279 x 216 x 15 mm
Edition: 2nd Revised edition