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A Practical Guide to Home and Classroom Sensory Activities for Autistic Children

By |2019-09-09T11:34:31-04:00August 27th, 2019|Categories: Kids|Tags: , , , , |

Home and Classroom Sensory Activities for Autistic Children Children are naturally playful and love exploring their senses, learning new things about the world around them through sight, touch, taste, smell, and sound. Whether a child is shaking a rattle or putting objects in their mouth, this is known as sensory play. It is an [...]

An Occupational Therapist’s Closet, What Worked and What Didn’t Work

By |2017-05-09T08:37:30-04:00May 8th, 2017|Categories: Parenting, Products|Tags: , , |

Finding the best and most effective tools for your child can be a challenge.   It's no secret that the cost of autism services are extremely expensive.  Along with the hefty therapy price tags are the cost of tools and items that may be of help to our children. Over the course of the [...]

Autism and the Haircut Dilemma

By |2019-03-29T16:52:59-04:00September 12th, 2016|Categories: Kids|Tags: , , , , , |

Haircuts can sometimes be difficult for children with autism and many parents of children with an ASD are all too familiar with the challenges of taking their child to get a haircut.  These challenges can range from sensory issues or anxiety about what will happen during the haircut.  I think the latter applies to [...]