Author Archives: Vanessa Halter

Hi, friends! I hope that you are safe and happy wherever you are while reading this!  Today, I hope to shed some light on a topic that seems to be all the rage right now: sensory play! On any given day, my Instagram feed is bombarded with colorful, fun pictures of fellow OTs, mothers, and…

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Hi, friends! With Halloween just around the corner, I felt compelled to share some ideas that will not only feed your need for Halloween fun, but will also address developmental, social, and creative skills, while providing socially-distanced alternatives. I must admit—there is likely no bigger fan of Halloween than myself. In fact, I have spent…

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Being an occupational therapist provides so many wonderful opportunities I love – helping others, blending science and art, the chance to express your creativity, and connecting with families on a meaningful level. One of the questions I get asked the most by friends is “What exactly is occupational therapy?” OT, or Occupational Therapy, is a…

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Hi, friends! My name is Vanessa Halter, and I am a 38-year-old single mother of one. I came to Wichita Falls in 2012, by way of Cincinnati, OH. While I was born here, my sisters and I (I am the baby) were raised in Northern Kentucky by my mother. I attended Eastern Kentucky University, where…

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