Hello from the Other Side

I can’t tell you how many times I heard “Wait until you have kids” in the first 7 years of my OT career.

I have a Bachelors in Health Science, a Master’s degree in Occupational Therapy, and countless hours of continuing education and certifications specializing in pediatrics. I am a child development professional. What does it mean, “wait until I have kids”?

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Happy OT Month!

April is National Occupational Therapy Month and to celebrate, we’re going to throw back to our roots and share our very first blog post!

Check out What is Occupational Therapy (and How Can It Help My Child).

For the rest of the month, we will be posting new content on basic baby OT and sharing what you can do to keep your kids happy and rolling.

It’s great to be back!
Love, Child(ish) Advice

Patti’s New Year’s Resolutions

Mary and I were in Las Vegas in February 2019 when she told me she wanted to start an OT blog. We talked about content and social media, and how the blog would combine her love of science with her training and with modern parenting. By November, she was ready to pull the trigger. 

I was happy to join her on the project behind the scenes, but becoming a contributor in July has been an awesome collaboration. I knew I approached parenting in a different way, but this blog has helped me explore how being a good parent also helps me be a stronger partner and a better role model for my kids. 

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