MissKellyOT

A pediatric occupational therapist.


Resources for Parents

Internet
  1. brighttots.com - great site for recommended toys
  2. eparent.com - Exceptional parent – Helpful articles, information, and advertisements for families of special needs children
  3. kidscrafts.com - great resource for holiday and seasonal craft activities, have printable worksheets
  4. feat.org - This site provides information to parents of children diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorders including Autism, Pervasive Developmental Disorder (PDD), and Asperger’s Syndrome, and to professionals about FEAT, its goals, organization, and how FEAT can help families, as well as to provide information about other available resources.
  5. cureautismnow.com - updates and other links regarding the fight against autism
  6. sinetwork.org - site dedicated to giving parents information on sensory processing disorder
  7. kidshealth.org - general health and development from birth through adolescents
Publications
  1. Louder Than Words - A Mother's Journey in Healing Autism - By Jenny McCarthy
  2. The Out of Sync Child - By Carol Kranowitz, MA
    -What to expect with a child that has sensory processing difficulties
  3. The Out of Sync Child Has Fun - By Carol Kranowitz, MA
    -Fun strategies in regulating a child’s sensory system
  4. Sensory Integration and the Child - By Jean Ayres, Ph.D
    -The guru in sensory integration
  5. Unraveling the Mystery of Autism and PDD - By Karyn Seroussi
    A Mother’s Sory of Research and Recovery
    Website: www.autismndi.com
  6. Sensorcises – Active Enrichment for the Out-of-Step Learner - By Laurie Glazener
    -Sensory exercises

Occupational Therapy Supplies (Catalogs)

Company Website Phone Number
Abilitations abilitations.com 800-850-8602
Pocket Full of Therapy pfot.com 800-736-8124
OT Ideas otideas.com 877-768-4332
Sammons Preston sammonspreston.com 800-323-5547
Therapro theraproducts.com 800-257-5376
Pro-Ed proedinc.com 800-397-7633
Sensory resources sensoryresources.co 888-357-5867
Beyond Play beyondplay.com 877-428-1244

Disclaimer

The material presented here is not medical advice, and should not be considered as such. The information contained on this website is intended ONLY as an educational resource. It is not intended to convey advice for any specific child.

The Occupational Therapist is responsible for providing appropriate therapy based on an individual clients need and goals. The owner of this site will not be liable for any direct, indirect, consequential, special, exemplary, or other damages arising there from.

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