Three Super Simple Halloween Hacks

Three Super Simple Halloween Hacks

PRACTICE PRACTICE PRACTICE   Set up a trick or treating in your home! Have family members in rooms with doors closed, practice knocking, saying “trick or treat”, placing candy in the bag, and saying “thank you”. Not enough family members? No...

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Sensory Strategies for Halloween

Sensory Strategies for Halloween

Halloween can be a fun and festive holiday with lots of great opportunities for sensory development.  However, for those with sensory sensitivities, it also has the potential to be a little overwhelming with the risk of sensory overload. ...

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Feeding Difficulties at School

Feeding Difficulties at School

As a feeding therapist, I often hear that school-age children are not eating their lunches at school.  Parents and caregivers show frustration and concern as their children continue to bring home “untouched” lunchboxes.  Back to school can be an...

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Sensory input vs. Phoenix Heat

Sensory input vs. Phoenix Heat

During school months, our children are on a very strict routine that involves recess and activity throughout the day that allows kids to fulfill their sensory needs. When summer months hit, temperatures rise and routines are altered, parents find...

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Cognitive Behavioral Therapy

Cognitive Behavioral Therapy

Many kids with learning and attention issues also have mental health issues. The most common is ADHD, anxiety, behavioral challenges, stress, fear, low self-esteem, depression, and other emotional struggles. There are a number of treatments for...

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