April 2013 - Gateway Therapies

Therapy at Home: Fishing

Magnetic fishing games are great for working on social skills (turning taking, sharing), receptive and verbal communication, as well as hand eye coordination. The wooden pieces that often come with these games do not survive well if submerged, limiting the opportunity to incorporate water into the play session. The activity below demonstrates how to make

Apr 28, 2013 / by Nicole Grant / No Comments

Handwriting Screening

We recently published a blog post about handwriting¬†as we are often contacted by parents with concerns about this area of their child’s development. We regularly undertake handwriting assessments for kids who are in Prep and Year One. Gateway Therapies’ mobile Occupational Therapists are offering handwriting screens to Brisbane families residing in the Strathpine region for

Apr 22, 2013 / by Nicole Grant / 1 Comment