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Palmar Grasp Reflex

  If you’ve ever played with a young baby, perhaps you’ve noticed that uncanny ability they have to grasp onto your fingers.  They even have enough grip strength to hang on while they’re pulled from their backs up to a ...

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Sensory Processing Disorders in Adults

*** Sensory Processing Disorders (SPD) can play a major role in how people interact with the environment throughout the lifespan.  From fussy baby, to anxious, middle-aged adult, to confused older adult- an individual with a sensory processing disorder may develop ...

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Head Drop

  Dear DQ, I’m an OT that works with patients with dementia, and have a patient who has developed such stiff neck flexion that it is difficult for staff to feed her.  Initially with gentle PROM we could assist the ...

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