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The vestibular system is one of the bodys senses and responsible for awareness of our body in space and gravitational insecurity during tasks.  Kids can use balance beams to work on integration of the vestibular sense, perfect for children who seek movement, run into objects, fear certain positions, have trouble visually tracking items in reading and written, and more. Occupational Therapy with a balance beam activities.

Snowflake Balance Winter Gross Motor Indoor Play Therapy Idea

Great list of the Best Toys for the Vestibular System. Awesome for parents would would like to buy "therapy tools" for home!

Best Tools and Toys for the Vestibular System!

Great list of the Best Toys for the Vestibular System. Awesome for parents would would like to buy "therapy tools" for home!Tap the link to check out great fidgets and sensory toys. Happy Hands make Happy People!

Infographic - Primitive Motor Reflexes & Their Impact on a Child's Function - Copyright ToolsToGrowOT.com

Primitive Motor Reflexes & Their Impact on a Child's Function

Learning Delays when Your Child can't Cross the Midline | ilslearningcorner.com

Delays in Learning when Your Child can't CROSS THE MIDLINE - Signs of a Greater Problem

Proprioception activities such as heavy work have been shown to improve attention and concentration, improve body awareness, and regulate arousal levels. Heavy work can be calming for students with autism or sensory regulation difficulties.The activities on this poster are specifically designed so that they can be implemented in a sensory room or therapy room.

Pressure Poster- Sensory/Therapy Room

Proprioception activities such as heavy work have been shown to improve attention and concentration, improve body awareness, and regulate arousal levels. Heavy work can be calming for students with autism or sensory regulation difficulties.

A pediatric physical therapist lists some of her favorite toys for working on balance with kids.  So fun that they won't even know the benefits!

THE BEST TOYS FOR PROMOTING BALANCE

A pediatric physical therapist lists some of her favorite toys for working on balance with kids. So fun that they won't even know the benefits!

Balance Beams For Kids And Other Balance Toys | Best Outdoor Toys

School Smart Stepping Buckets Balance Builders - 5 x 12 inch - Set of 6 - 2 Each of 3 Primary Colors School Smart

The Inspired Treehouse - These fun physical activities for kids require only two simple things - a therapy ball and some space to play!

Physical Activities for Kids Using an Exercise Ball

Exercise balls are great for vestibular input to challenge a child's balancing skills. Using a exercise ball can also be used in the classroom to help with concentration.

An Exercise Ball is great for kids with sensory processing disorder or SPD. These exercising challenge the vestibular system, strengthen the core, and make the child cross midline.

More Ways to Use an Exercise Ball for Sensory Therapy

6 activities that can be completed using an exercise ball to provide sensory input to a child during therapy sessions. Organized and can be printed to send home to parents.

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Free Printable Alphabet Magnetic Pom-Pom Sheets

a diy homework station - help your kid focus on his schoolwork in addition to teaching him how to tell time, the calendar, and identify different types of weather. and don't forget the free printables

This classic occupational therapy activity has tons of benefits that help the brain! See how to use an Infinity Loop!

Occupational Therapy: Infinity Loop

The infinity loop aims to address vestibular issues in children. Children are asked to balance as they walk along the taped infinity line.

Occupational Therapy treatment ideas using free materials

31 Days of Occupational Therapy with Free Materials

Tons of different ways to work on Occupational Therapy treatment goals using free materials. Tap the link to check out fidgets and sensory toys!

Sensory integration treatment ideas and tips for Occupational Therapists, parents, and educators for students in classrooms, at home, and in outpatient treatment clinics.  This is a great resource for children with Autism, SPD, and sensory integration needs or deficits.

Occupational Therapy

This is a great resource for children with Autism, SPD, and sensory integration needs or deficits. Children having opportunities for sensory integration during wait times will help relieve stress and keep their minds focused on a task.

Looking for board games that challenge kids fine motor skills, bilateral coordination, visual perception, mid-range control, hand strength and SO much more??? These occupational therapy board games are for you!

Board Games with Occupational Therapy Benefits

Looking for board games that challenge kids fine motor skills, bilateral coordination, visual perception, mid-range control, hand strength and SO much more? These occupational therapy board games are for you!

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