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
Natural Environment: Where Does Special Instruction Take Place? Where do you work? Where do you do your Special Instruction? I get asked that quite often. We know the law says that the natural environment is where services are required to take place. But what is natural environment? Federal Regulations of IDEA say: “Early intervention services […]Read More Where Does Special Instruction Take Place?
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The Rules For a Special Instructor… Explained As a special instructor, you will learn that home visiting brings with it certain realities and adventures, both positive and negative. Along the way, I have learned and relearned lessons from each home visit. To try to protect myself and others (including you, dear reader) I have developed […]Read More The “Rules” of Home Visiting
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?