Welcome to Playapy! A Child Development Resource Created & Supported by Pediatric Therapy Professionals for Parents & Educators

Under one virtual roof and in the comfort of your home, Playapy presents ways to improve play and learn about child development milestones and skills as well as access professionals. ​Check out the blog regularly for articles and tips. Review the listed resources for activities, videos, and additional links and information. Learn how to receive training and therapy services. Lastly, shop for our publications and additional tools recommended by pediatric therapists.

  • Increase independence in children that need extra help
  • Help children have fun while learning faster and more efficiently
  • Increase a child’s strength, confidence, and creativity
  • Decrease emotional stress from behavioral concerns
  • Improve school performance
  • Decrease delays caused by demanding school curriculum
  • Decrease financial stress from therapy costs
  • Prevent escalation of developmental delays
  • Summertime Safety

    Summertime is a great opportunity for children to explore and challenge their growing bodies to reach new heights, but it is also a time when safety is of great importance. June is National Safety Month and the greatest concern parents have in the summertime is heat exp

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    For children with autism, trips to the dentist just got easier

    For children with autism, trips to the dentist just got easier: Going to the dentist can be scary for any child but especially those with autism. Here’s a story of the collaboration of occupational therapy and dentistry.

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    Why Writing Capital Letters 1st is Key

    Learning to write is a milestone in the childhood experience of almost all typically developing children. Still, it is achieved with great effort and struggle for many. Countless products sold in stores often complicate the task for parents by combining uppercase and lo

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