Everyday Early Intervention Blogs
Recent blog postings:
Planning for Summer
Siblings as Role Models for Children With Disabilities
The sibling relationship is often the longest lasting family connection.
You Have Everything You Need: Using Household Items for Early Intervention
You play an important role in your child’s everyday experiences. You help your child grow stronger through play.
What’s the Difference Between Physical and Occupational Therapies in Early Intervention?
Many people wonder what the difference is between a physical therapist (PT) or an occupational therapist (OT) working with babies and small children. The difference really depends on the age of the child and the child’s motor skills.
What Is a Developmental Therapist?
A developmental therapist works closely with families and additional members of a child’s team, including the service coordinator, to ensure that the services provided are appropriate to a family’s needs and desires.
What Is Bagless Early Intervention?
Bagless intervention encourages providers to focus on routines, activities, and materials that are familiar to the child when addressing IFSP outcomes. When service providers use toys or everyday items already available in a family’s home, parents may participate more in early intervention and engage in similar activities with the child even when the service provider is not present.