Do you ever feel like your occupational therapist is JUST playing with your child? Well they are playing but not JUST. Occupational therapist’s main goal is develop your child’s skills for the job of living. A child’s job is to play in order to reach their developmental milestones. Play is the easiest way to get children to work on gaining their skills.
It’s hard to work on therapy homework in addition to everything else you have to do at home: feeding the family, keeping house, working on homework and making it to appointments. Some days you just want to sit down and play a game with your kids. Here are some ways you can get your child to work on their developmental skills while playing a simple game. Continue reading “Fine Motor Skill Development: with Duck Game”