“Learning to Take Those First Steps: To Push or Not to Push?” This is a story about when you are teaching a little one to walk, and you’re wondering “Do I push? Do I not push? How hard is too hard?” It’s a situation I find myself in often as a Special Instructor in Early […]Read More “Learning to Take Those First Steps: To Push or Not to Push?”
Living with a child that is a sensory seeker is a non-stop thrill ride. What is a sensory seeker? Understood.org offers an explanation. “There are two ways kids with sensory processing issues respond to sensory input. When kids underreact to sensory input, they may seek out more input.. When kids overreact, they become overwhelmed […]Read More 10 Bath time Activities for a Sensory Seeker
A Brown Noise Sleep Solution What the heck is brown noise and how is it a sleep solution? Well, it is white noise but better and just me. It’s heavenly. Playing brown noise in a CD player makes a good low cost background noise for bedtime. What is Brown Noise? Here is a good explanation […]Read More A Brown Noise Sleep Solution
Your Home Visit: What’s the Point? I have mentioned before, and I will mention it again; this foster (Read about it here.)care experience has changed the way I work with families in early intervention. One that comes to mind today is… I get to the point. Me as a Parent Me as a parent: Now that I […]Read More Your Home Visit–What’s the Point?
I GET IT NOW! As a result, I am a changed special instructor. I do things differently. I relate to parents differently.Read More Hello from the Other Side…of Early Intervention Services