Sensory Sensitive Halloween Strategies for Children

  Sensory Sensitive Halloween Tips for Children For a child with sensory processing challenges, Halloween can be a difficult time.  From wearing a costume that may feel itchy or scratchy, to the scary sights and sounds, to the crowds they may be around over Halloween.  Below are some tips to help make Halloween more enjoyable … [Read more…]

10 tips for parents with defiant children

10 TIPS FOR PARENTS WITH DEFIANT CHILDREN All of the following tips are based on this simple principle: Attention to bad behavior increases bad behavior (yelling, lecturing, scolding, spanking and punishing are all forms of negative attention), while attention to good behavior increases good behavior. 1) Notice good behavior and give attention to it. Anything … [Read more…]

Social Skills Apps

SOCIAL SKILLS APPS   *These apps are only available for Apple products (iPhone, iPad) Apps for Social Skills   App Description Price Social Skills Sampler Video clips describing social skills such as meeting/greeting people, taking responsibility, apologizing, following directions etc. Videos examples have adults in them and may be best suited for older children free … [Read more…]