What Should You Do If You Get a Needle Stick Injury at Work?
Sep05

What Should You Do If You Get a Needle Stick Injury at Work?

When you are taking care of sick patients and you have to work with needles, you can’t help but think of all the things that could go wrong – for you and them. You have to be really careful in order to keep everyone safe, and any type of healthcare position where you are drawing blood or injecting people is a super important role. However, sometimes things do go wrong that you can’t control. Let’s face it, accidents happen. So, if you...

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The Feldenkrais Method | An Overview
Jul29

The Feldenkrais Method | An Overview

Felde-what? The Feldenkrais Method, created by Moshé Feldenkrais in the mid-20th century, was designed to reorganize brain-body connections in order to improve a person’s self-awareness and body movement. But does it actually work? Continue reading for a brief overview of the Feldenkrais Method and how it relates to physiotherapy today!   What Exactly is the Feldenkrais Method? The Feldenkrais Method is a somatic technique that can...

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7 Healthcare Books to Read This Summer
May06

7 Healthcare Books to Read This Summer

One of the best ways to relax and unwind is to kick back, take a load off, and grab a good book, especially for healthcare professionals. No matter where you are in your healthcare career, there’s always room for growth and improvement. Do you want to increase the knowledge of your industry and offer your patients better care? If so, check out these awesome healthcare books to read this summer! 7 Healthcare Books to Read This...

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Pediatric Occupational Therapy: Nature Nurtures
Apr30

Pediatric Occupational Therapy: Nature Nurtures

As a kid, I roamed the neighborhood barefoot and caused chaos on the playground. During the summers, I was the queen of the local pool. I enjoyed going on camping trips and hiking with my parents and friends. I learned how to do cartwheels in the grass of suburban backyards and I picked berries with my t-shirt as a basket. This is not something I recommend unless your mother likes to wash purple juice stains out of your clothes...

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10 Common Myths About Stretching
Apr23

10 Common Myths About Stretching

When done properly, stretching can reduce pain and create better blood circulation in the body. Because of its benefits, some people even claim that it’s healthier than exercising is. While stretching can be very helpful, it’s important not to stretch the truth about its benefits. So, let’s break down some common myths about stretching. What is Stretching? The two main types of stretching are dynamic and static....

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How can Travel Therapists Raise Autism Awareness
Apr19

How can Travel Therapists Raise Autism Awareness

April is Autism Awareness month, and what better way to become aware than to learn something new at the same time? Autism spectrum disorder (ASD) is a developmental disorder which affects the way that a person communicates or interacts with others. ASD also affects how someone learns and behaves. While autism is commonly acknowledged, the spectrum and how to help those with autism is ever-evolving in the age of modern technology. So...

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