Tag: development

Neuro-Developmental Delay (NDD)

See Also: Retained Primitive Reflexes Postural Reflexes What causes learning disabilities? Three Pillars of Reading Background INPP: Institute for Neuro-Physiological Psychology   What is Neuro-Developmental Delay (NDD)? An occupational therapist’s perspective on the origin of reading and learning disabilities, and…

Role of Vision in Spatial Learning

  Held and Hein, 1963, experimented with kittens to determine the role of visual-tactile input and stimulation in the development of spatial coordination. This showed conclusively that seeing is not the sufficient determinant, but actual physical interaction with stimuli is…

Online Games

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Handwriting Benefits

  The many health perks of good handwriting Not only does it help the brain develop, it can also improve grades and confidence By Julie Deardorff, Tribune Newspapers 3:23 p.m. CDT, June 15, 2011 Children are texting, tapping and typing on…