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Aquatic Sensory Integration for the Child

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Car Wash
Get Dressed Relay
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Issue #35   27 Apr 2009
100 Reasons Your Pool Water is Cloudy
dead codIf you've ever screamed out to the heavens, "My swimming pool is cloudy. Tell me why. Please hurry. I need an answer now!" just calm down and take a look at this site. If its not your alum floculant it could very well be the toy soldier stuck in your piping.

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Teaching Transitions for Autistic Children
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Aquatic therapy has become such and effective treatment for the special-needs population that it's not cajoling the kids into the water that's the problem anymore, it's getting them to come out. Read here how you can use pool time to help smooth these traumatic transitions, be it on land or in the water.

(This article is the 1st of a 7-part series called Pediatric Poolside Practicum published in Advance magazine by Andrea Salzman, MS, PT)

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Minneapolis Peds Course is Now a GO!
kids jumping Professional development that's both satisfying and enjoyable?
What a concept!

Love kids? Need CEUs? Then come join us for this 3-day lab-intensive early intervention aquatic therapy class as we show you how to combine innovative play-based treatment strategies with manual therapy techniques for tackling sensory-motor deficits in the pool.

Aquatic Therapy
for the Pediatric Therapist

May 21-23, 2009
Minneapolis, MN

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Aquatic Exercise Statistics
Building an aquatic practice? Designing and patenting an exercise device for the pool? Or just writing that horrid research paper for PT school? Well, you are going to need up-to-date statistics and here are a few arrows for your quiver.
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