Mentorship Opportunity!!

I am currently providing mentorship to: New OT Grad’s, OT’s New to Early Intervention, and any other Early Intervention therapist or provider that is interested!!

For a limited time, I will be available for video meetings with individuals regarding issues related to Early Intervention – and especially with Occupational Therapy.

Available NOW through the end of September! $25 per 30 minute video session one-on-one with me, Allison Carter, of the Milestones Podcast!

Send me an email at allison@mymidwesttherapy.com to schedule a session.

Food Play Therapy: Continuation of Infant and Toddler Eating Skills – Episode 91

In this Episode, I discuss specifics of food play – where to begin and how to progress with textures and variety of foods.

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Sleep Issues in Early Intervention – Episode 89

In this episode, I discuss issues related to sleep with infants and toddlers in early intervention settings.

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Weight Bearing Activities with Kids Episode 59

On this episode I discuss what weight bearing means when working with infants and toddlers.  I also talk about what the potential benefits of weight bearing activities are, and give some examples of what those activities look like.

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Visual Sensory Processing Episode 48

On this episode, I talk about a real life example of visual sensory over stimulation.  I give additional details on what to look for in kids who get visually over stimulated and kids that are visual sensory seekers.

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Sensory Processing and Preschools Episode 44

Today I discuss the dynamics between early intervention preschools, parents, and kids with sensory processing issues.  There are a lot of different perspectives coming into play with this setting, and it can be a challenge to get everyone on the same page.

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Welcome to Midwest Therapy

Therapy Across the Spectrum

In home Occupational Therapy and Consultation for children ages birth to twenty – one years. Specializing in:

  • Sensory Processing
  • Feeding/Eating Skills
  • Daily Living Skills
  • Fine Motor Skills

Serving Johnson County Kansas and select surrounding areas.
Allison Carter, OTR/L
Board Certified, Licensed Occupational Therapist
Phone:913-709-9752
allison@mymidwesttherapy.com