Animal Yoga for Kids

Animal Yoga for Kids

Calming but Wild Yoga

This fun activity can be done indoors or outdoors. Yoga can be relaxing, build self awareness, and improve coordination. Your child will love mimicking animal poses or making up their own!Continue reading

What Do Physical Therapists Do?

What Do Physical Therapists Do?

Physical therapists (PTs) are credentialed professionals who help individuals maintain, restore, and improve movement, activity, and function, thereby enabling optimal performance and enhancing health, well-being, and quality of life. Their services prevent, minimize, and/or eliminate body function and structure impairment, activity limitations, and participation restrictions. Physical therapy (PT) helps individuals of every age who experience a wide variety of symptoms across many body systems. The negative effects from these symptoms impact unique personal and environmental factors that impact a person’s ability to do everyday activities.Continue reading

Autism Friendly Business Initiative

Autism Friendly Bussiness Intiviative

Autism Friendly Business Initiative LogoThe Autism Friendly Business Initiative or AFBI strives to make Louisville an autism friendly community by training local businesses in the areas of autism awareness, understanding, and acceptance. The process to become a level one Autism Friendly Business is simple and only takes about 10 minutes. Via a 10 minute online course, AFBI encourages businesses to understand general concepts such as what is autism, what the spectrum may look like, and appropriate and inappropriate ways to respond. 

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Occupational Therapy Scope of Practice

Occupational Therapy Scope of Practice

Occupational Therapy Rules!The scope of practice includes the domain (what is treated) and process (how it is treated) of occupational therapy services. The domain of occupational therapy is the everyday life activities (occupations) that people find meaningful and purposeful. Within this domain, occupational therapy services enable clients to engage in their everyday life activities in their desired roles, context, and life situations. The occupations in which clients engage occur throughout the lifespan and include:Continue reading