ADVANCE for Occupational Therapy Practitioners
September 16, 2014

New App Review!

Game Can Improve Cognitive Skills

"If you are looking for a game that helps your patient with crossing midline, using both sides of the brain and getting in synch for better motor-planning skills, then here is a fun one to try. Brain Synch's games were styled after some of the real therapies used to treat several brain impairments. It challenges both sides of the brain in activities that require eye-hand coordination, visual scanning and cognitive processing."  Against the Clock

The Employment Quandary

The workforce shortage, an underperforming economy, changing laws and a host of other factors come into play when filling an open position. But the biggest question facing nearly every healthcare organization is: Should we hire a green employee or one with experience?  Future Success

Infographic: The Ebola Virus

The Ebola virus has dominated headlines in recent weeks, and like any fast-spreading news story, misinformation is rampant. However, the threat is real: the World Health Organization and the CDC have recently increased their alert levels. This printable infographic features 10 things all healthcare workers should know."  Print & Share

Mental Health in the Schools

Recent tragic events involving violence in schools have once again brought the subject of mental health to the political front line. Acknowledging the need for more services and programming to help communities provide the care needed by this population, the Mental Health in Schools Act has been introduced.  Underserved Millions

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