Sensory Activities

By: Larissa Jones, University of Guelph-Humber Placement Student All  posts are reviewed by a supervising Occupational Therapist . Hand Skills for Children is appreciative of the time and research placement students commit to in writing posts for our blog. As a...

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What is a Sensory Diet?

The term “diet” can be stereotyped as dietary restrictions, a definitive nutrition program or a tool to impede weight gain. However, a “Sensory Diet” does not fall into any of these categories. A sensory diet is a carefully designed, personalized activity plan that...

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Gross Motor Fun in the Fall Sun

Hand Skills for Children offers placement opportunity for students in related programs in Toronto.   Below is an article on fun fall gross mootor activities  written by one of our students, Bryna Stahlbaum, RECE & Undergraduate student at Ryerson University.    ...

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