Parenting is Hard!  Let’s Talk About  It.

Parenting is Hard! Let’s Talk About It.

Social Work in Child and Family Mental Health by Tamara Kerr MSW RSW, MSc OT, Social Worker at the Toronto Children’s Therapy Centre   HUFFPOST.com: I once sprained my ankle at the park.  My daughter asked me to push her on the swing, and I was like, “I...
A Child’s Occupation:  PLAY & AUTISM

A Child’s Occupation: PLAY & AUTISM

By  Samanta Rivas-Argueta, University of Toronto occupational therapy student Edited by Lizette Alexander OT Reg. (Ont) with appreciation   Play is, without a doubt, one of the most important occupations in childhood. It is crucial for brain development and skill...
A Child’s Occupations: FEEDING

A Child’s Occupations: FEEDING

By  Samanta Rivas-Argueta, University of Toronto occupational therapy student Edited by Karen Don MSc. OT Reg. (Ont) with appreciation       Are you struggling to get your child to eat? Is your child constantly asking for the same food and doesn’t seem to tolerate...

A CHILD’S OCCUPATIONS: I CAN DO IT!

By  Samanta Rivas-Argueta, University of Toronto occupational therapy student Edited by Lizette Alexander OT Reg. (Ont) with appreciation   Welcome to our new series titled: “A Child’s Occupations”. Over the next four weeks, we will be discussing various...