How Occupational Therapy can be used in Art for Children

Occupational Therapy (OT) has been used widely in helping children with ADHD, learning disabilities and others that hinder the capabilities of people to perform occupations. Compared with Art Therapy, Occupational therapy tends to focus more on the physical abilities rather than the emotional abilities. Deeply rooted to arts and crafts …

Penn Treaty SSD Impact

The Penn Treaty Special Services District (PTSSD) is a nonprofit, private foundation formed by volunteers from four different neighborhoods. This foundation serves to grant and sponsor non-profit organizations around the Philadelphia area. We would not be able to reach as many students or provide as many services without their generous …

Involve Me and I Learn

Originally a Chinese Proverb, Confucius said “I hear I forget, I see I remember, I do I understand”. Benjamin Franklin attributed it as “Tell me and I forget, teach me and I may remember, involve me and I learn.” Later on, an American educator named Edgar Dale further explained this …