The Best Jobs For Special Needs Students and Adults

The Best Jobs For Special Needs Students and Adults

We are going to continue talking about employment this week.   Helpful Job Resources   Families often ask me what kinds of services the State of Texas provides for individuals with disabilities or who have special needs who want to be employable. The...

Interview Tips for Special Needs Teens and Adults

Interview Tips for Special Needs Teens and Adults

Here at Cutting Edge, we treat clients all the way up to young adulthood. For our young adults, we work on pre-vocational skills and employability issues. Often this means we talk about the interview process, and important tips that interviewees should know about the...

How To  Approach Puberty

How To Approach Puberty

As our kiddos are getting older, we have to realize the importance of having conversations about their bodies and the natural changes that are happening/will happen. Yes, they hear bits and pieces from school or may take a sexual education class with their typical...

How to Keep Special Needs Kids Calm During a Power Outage

How to Keep Special Needs Kids Calm During a Power Outage

Technology Today I want to touch a little bit on situations in which we have power outages. Many of our kiddos here are very dependent on technology for leisure and recreation. Your therapists, particularly your OTs, are working very hard on developing other types of...

Spring Break Tips For Special Needs Kids During COVID

Spring Break Tips For Special Needs Kids During COVID

Spring Break is here!   For some people, life changes and schedule changes are fine! But for many of our kiddos, this is not the case. COVID   Because the pandemic is still going on, and not everyone is vaccinated, and we still have to think about masks,...

College Options For Special Needs Students

College Options For Special Needs Students

Let’s talk about college. The million-dollar question is, “To go, or not to go?”   Here at Cutting Edge, we have clients of all abilities. We have clients with master’s degrees! We have other clients who will probably not go to college, and we have everything in...

LAMP Core Word Communication Board for Special Needs Kids

LAMP Core Word Communication Board for Special Needs Kids

Have you seen our playground lately? We’ve just added two new features, the LAMP Core Board and the Proloquo Core Board. Those of you who have kids with speech devices might recognize these! Why We Have These Boards   We’ve put these boards out for a few reasons....

Our Unique Speech Therapy Model

Our Unique Speech Therapy Model

If you’re new to Cutting Edge Pediatric Therapy, you might notice that we do our speech and language therapy a little differently than most places do. Why We Went From 30 Minutes To 45   When I had a child receiving speech therapy, I was a little frustrated about...

Pediatric Physical Therapy-Tip of the Month

Pediatric Physical Therapy-Tip of the Month

Pediatric Physical Therapy   When children present with developmental delays, simple tasks such as walking, sitting, running, jumping, and many more can become a day to day challenge. Pediatric Physical Therapists work to ensure that your child is provided with...

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