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A Guide To Occupational Therapy For Children

March 20, 2023

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Are you noticing your child is having difficulty with everyday tasks like using silverware, dressing themselves, or playing with others? If your child isn’t reaching milestones for their age, occupational therapy could be a helpful tool for you and your family.  To help you understand if occupational therapy could be suitable for your child, let’s learn what occupational therapy for children is, what it can help with, typical activities for children, and more.  What is Occupational Therapy For Children?  Occupational therapy uses everyday activities and exercises to help patients of all ages regain independence and overcome developmental, physical, mental, and...

Activities to Encourage Your Child’s Speech and Language Development

March 2, 2023

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BabyNet is South Carolina’s interagency early Play is an essential tool for encouraging your child’s speech and language development. Engaging your child in various intentional activities helps them develop the necessary skills while contributing to their cognitive, social, and emotional well-being. These educational activities are also designed to be fun and engaging because children learn best when learning is enjoyable. Let’s dive into our list of activities to encourage speech and language development, broken down by infants and toddlers.  For Infants Birth to 2 Years Old Here are a few activities to encourage speech and language development for your infant...

Cognitive Development Milestones for Children 0-3 Years

February 16, 2023

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During the first few years of your child’s life, they’ll grow and develop immensely. Keeping your eye out for significant milestones is key so you can know if they’re progressing at a positive rate. We’ll discuss the key cognitive development milestones for children between the ages of 0 and 3 years so you’ll know how to support them best.  A Guide To Cognitive Development Milestones While every child develops at their own pace, there are certain cognitive development milestones they should accomplish in a timely manner. If you’re worried that your child isn’t meeting milestones – don’t fret. Early intervention...