The Use of Magic in Therapy

Have you ever considered using magic tricks as a part of your occupational therapy program? For Magician Kevin Spencer, it wasn’t until a serious car accident that he realized magic could be more than just a way to entertain others.  After his accident, he spent...

Autism and Occupational Therapy

With April being both National OT Month and Autism Awareness month, the link between OTs and Autism becomes more visible. Here’s a video with one OT sharing his opinion on why he enjoys working with Autistic children. Advance Magazine recently asked readers what...

Navigating Autism

The busy summer travel season is upon us, yet many families of children with autism avoid airport travel because they do not know how their children will react to new environments.  In order to give families a chance to experience the airport before traveling, the...

Broken Hamburgers

A small act of kindness can be contagious.  For the MacLean family in Midvale, Utah, dining at a local Chili’s restaurant created a positive experience for their sister, Arianna.  Arianna was upset about her ‘broken hamburger’ that was cut in half. ...