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Pediatric occupational therapist Kelsey Kerby shares tips for helping your child get used to wearing a mask. Children with sensory processing issues may need additional steps to become comfortable with mask wearing, but for all kids it is a big change.

Keep in mind the CDC guidelines, that recommend children under the age of 2 do not wear a mask, for more mask guidelines visit .

Check out Kelsey’s video here to learn about how to use play, communication, education and a little grace to help your little one get used to wearing a mask.

In this video, Kelsey references a Ninja Obstacle Course game from another Pediatric therapist, view that game here.

For more information about Pediatric Occupational Therapy, or to contact us with questions check out our website at

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