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2013 Gift List #2

As promised, here is my 2013 Gift List for Infants-Toddlers-Preschoolers. If you missed the reason the school-age edition (and the reason behind the lists), please click here.  

Ages and Stages, Hearing, Therapy Tools, Tips and Tricks, Uncategorized

Wondering how to choose toys for your child with Down syndrome?

Choosing toys for any child can be overwhelming this time of year. Many parents have asked, "If I'm going to buy toys anyway...which ones are the most therapeutic?" Parents are looking for toys that are developmentally appropriate, durable, and fun. Fortunately the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA) just posted a great link regarding toy selection: AOTA Toy… Continue reading Wondering how to choose toys for your child with Down syndrome?

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2012 Gift Guide (Just in time for Black Friday!)

Our team members are frequently asked what kinds of toys we suggest for children with Down syndrome. This year we have new items and a few classics from past lists. We are always interested in making sure the toys/items: Are engaging/interesting Target specific goals related to common therapy objectives Not too annoying (limited bells and… Continue reading 2012 Gift Guide (Just in time for Black Friday!)