Weighted lap pads are a great addition to your child’s sensory diet needs. It can help provide deep pressure / proprioceptive input to help them feel calm.
On this episode I talk about ways to make connections with kids who have Autism both at home and in clinic or school settings.
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Autism Teacher Tip Sheet:
These walkers are perfect for the 7-18 month age range, where they are learning to pull to stand, and start taking some steps forward with assistance.
On this Episode I talk about the typical developmental milestones for the ages of 7-12 months.
Protective Extension of Arms Backward
Whole Hand Grasp Development
Total Solar Eclipse 2017 – United States
These mats are great for 0-6 months age range. You can use them for gross motor, fine motor, vision, cognitive, and language skills.
On this episode I discuss typical development for birth – 6 month old babies. What are developmental milestones, developmental delays, and what is typical development?
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On this episode I talk about the transition from Early Intervention to Early Childhood, and the transition from summer to back to school for parents, teachers, and therapists.
On this episode, I discuss issues with Sensory Processing Disorder (SPD) and hair cuts, styles, and overall tactile sensory issues related to the hair and head. I provide some suggestions for helping kids with sensory processing disorder try to get through a hair cut.
Sensory Processing Disorder
Tactile Sensory Processing
For kids with Sensory Issues! They may love the vibration and seek out that sensation for deep pressure on their arms and legs. If they don’t like the sensation, it may be something to work towards.