Sensory Integration & Our 3 Primary Senses Blogger Pip Else – Paediatric OT 13th October 2016 Sensory Integration Our 3 Primary Senses   Remember the thriving tree of sensory integration from our last blog? Well it’s back again to explain why our primary senses are so important.   Cognition   ♦  Development   ♦  Sensory Integration…

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Sensory Integration Therapy Blogger Pip Else – Paediatric OT 2nd September 2016   Sensory Integration Therapy In order for children to develop and learn, they need to gain an understanding of the world around them. If we cannot register, organise, filter, integrate and store sensory information then the world around us can have a great effect on our…

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Proprioception – What’s this all about?? Blogger Pip Else – Paediatric OT   We recently posted two links regarding proprioception see below: https://www.facebook.com/childrenstherapysolutions/posts/1054702471267304 https://www.facebook.com/childrenstherapysolutions/posts/1035526646518220 Proprioception is basically our muscles working to stretch and relax which send messages to our brain to then help us learn new motor skills. If we have difficulties with managing our proprioceptive…

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