Ask an Occupational Therapist

Ask an Occupational Therapist

We have been doing great here at Cutting Edge! We are an essential business and have been able to remain open, and we are continuing to offer in-clinic and telehealth visits. We will continue to offer telehealth visits as long as insurance will continue to pay for it....

Preparing Your Special Needs Child For Life After Graduation

Preparing Your Special Needs Child For Life After Graduation

It’s graduation season!  Is your young adult ready to take on the world?  While the class of 2020 has faced unprecedented circumstances, one fact remains the same:  The next chapter of their book is opening!   This next chapter has many exciting and challenging things...

Why Special Needs Kids Should Stay Active During COVID-19

Why Special Needs Kids Should Stay Active During COVID-19

Haven’t we had some great weather lately? I love to be outside in the sun!   We have to remember, though, that we still have a lot of COVID around. We need to be mindful of this as our world starts to open up more. What Our Therapists Recommend   Still, it’s...

Virtual Screenings For Kids With Special Needs

Virtual Screenings For Kids With Special Needs

I am so excited to announce that we are going to start doing virtual screenings! What Are Virtual Screenings?   Virtual screenings are a way for us to do developmental screenings and a way for us to see what’s going on with certain activities in your home to...

Precautions We Are Taking At Our Offices For COVID-19

Precautions We Are Taking At Our Offices For COVID-19

We are seeing patients in the center, and we have been this whole time. Now more and more of you are coming back, and we’re very excited!   Staggering Therapy Sessions   I want to let those families who are returning know that we have to follow the...

Homeschool Tips For Special Needs Kids

Homeschool Tips For Special Needs Kids

We miss all of you! We are still open here at Cutting Edge and we still have quite a few families coming, but we are scheduling the therapy times out so that this place stays pretty dead and we can sequester your kiddo in a very safe area. We have to adapt and follow...

How To Work From Home With Special Needs Kids

How To Work From Home With Special Needs Kids

How many of you are working from home? Probably many of you!   I am doing some work from home, but some in the office because we are alive and well, and open and seeing clients!   Families that are working from home, we understand your stress level! We know...

How To Explain Social Distancing To Kids With Special Needs

How To Explain Social Distancing To Kids With Special Needs

I know many of you are wondering how we’re handling things here at Cutting Edge, with the new restrictions we have because of COVID-19. Our Kids May Not Fully Understand What's Going On   Many of our kiddos don’t understand what’s going on right now. I’ve had...

Telehealth Therapy For Special Needs Kids

Telehealth Therapy For Special Needs Kids

Hello everyone! The Current Situation I’d like to take this time to give you all an update on what’s going on with Cutting Edge during this very tumultuous time when there’s lots of change every minute.   Cutting Edge Allen and Mansfield are open! We are here for...

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