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Gentle Parenting: Respect, Choices, and Empathy

From "spare the rod, spoil the child" to permissive parenting to gentle parenting, methods for raising children have varied dramatically through the

What is Auditory Processing Disorder?

What is Auditory Processing Disorder (APD) ? Auditory Processing Disorder is a hearing disorder that affects approximately 3-5% of all school aged

What is Sensory Processing Disorder?

Sensory processing disorder is one of the most overlooked behavioral problems I have noticed in schools. Oftentimes a child is exhibiting awkward

Best Sensory Activities for Toddlers : DIY + Buy

Why is sensory play important? Sensory activities are extremely beneficial for a child's development. Children learn with their entire bodies and research

Social Skills Activities for Kids : Fun Letters Game

Social skills groups, games and activities help children with social anxiety, ADHD, Asperger's Syndrome, and emotional or behavioral challenges feel comfortable navigating

What is Expressive Language Disorder?

Some of the most common themes I see in classrooms that hold children back from making strong connections with peers and in