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ZAPPOS EXPANDING ADAPTIVE LINE
ZAPPOS EXPANDING ADAPTIVE LINE

Zappos is now expanding their adaptive line to include customized shoe buying, allowing purchases of just one shoe or a combination of sizes! For now, it is just a pilot program, but what a difference this could make for so many families!  You can now buy a single shoe or build a pair using different sizes from some of your…

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Accessible Chef Recipes in Therapy
Accessible Chef Recipes in Therapy

At DPT we have utilized the Accessible Chef recipes with great success.  Accessible Chef is a website free to the public.  They have a collection of free visual recipes.  The recipes help to teach cooking skills to individuals with disabilities.  The visual recipes make use of task analysis, by breaking down a complex task into manageable steps. Students may require…

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RETURNING TO A SCHEDULE
RETURNING TO A SCHEDULE

Returning to a schedule at DPT frequently asked Q and A: Q: We are still doing telehealth; when do I need to resume my “normal” schedule with DPT? A: As summer begins to come to an end, we certainly encourage you to have your child resume their regularly scheduled time spot with DPT, even if you are still doing some…

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CHANGES AT DPT SINCE COVID-19
CHANGES AT DPT SINCE COVID-19

SAFETY IN THERAPY    There have been some changes at Darling Pediatric Therapies since Covid-19.   We have made those changes to keep your children safe.  One of the changes we made back in March,  was to remove our crash pads from our main gym and our train depot.   The covering was frequently laundered, but could not be cleaned and dried between…

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Lekotek of Georgia Serves Children with Disabilities
Lekotek of Georgia Serves Children with Disabilities

Lekotek of Georgia serves children with a wide range of disabilities.  They began in December 1983 providing services. They primarily serve children from birth to 8 years of age, with computer services also available to adolescents and young adults. Minimal fees are charged for some activities, but full and partial scholarships are always available.   The heart of Lekotek is its…

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Taking Charge of My Health Care
Taking Charge of My Health Care

Georgia Department of Health publishes “Taking Charge of My Health Care- Moving from Pediatric to Adult Health Care- A Workbook for Youth and Young Adults With or Without Disabilities”. This workbook is designed to be a useful tool for planning and practicing for the transition from pediatrics to adulthood.  One is encouraged to review the workbook, and take the information…

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