How to Encourage Your Child to Talk

How to Encourage Your Child to Talk

By Fran Battles
No matter how your child is developing, here are a few things all parents can do to encourage those little ones to start chatting away! ...
5 Supports for a Wobbly Sitter

5 Supports for a Wobbly Sitter

By Hannah Wells
If your child is starting to attempt to sit by himself, you will quickly learn that he is wobbly and will often topple over. Here are a few different options that will provide some support to your child as he is learning to sit by himself. ...
Picking Your Parenting Battles

Picking Your Parenting Battles

By Ginger Geldreich Jones
I once heard that sometimes, the best way to win the battle is not to fight it at all. Nowhere is this more applicable than when it comes to raising children. Behavior management with children is a constant challenge of figuring out what will work best to remediate behaviors you...
Respite Care Resources

Respite Care Resources

By April Wheeler
Respite Care… It’s Essential! ...
Sensory Strategies to Help Kids Pay Attention

Sensory Strategies to Help Kids Pay Attention

By Cassie Swihart
All of the following activities provide a form of sensory input to the child that increases body awareness, regulates the body, and increases attention and focus: ...
Creative Handwriting Tips

Creative Handwriting Tips

By Kasey Carpenter
Does your child rush through handwriting? Is their handwriting messy and illegible? Does your child tire easily when writing? If so, follow these few simple steps to improve your child’s handwriting. ...
Teaching Your Kids About Empathy

Teaching Your Kids About Empathy

By Tara Smith
Empathy, or being able to distinguish someone else's feelings from your own, is a hard skill even for some adults. It can be especially hard for kiddos, and even harder for kiddos with special needs or learning differences. Here are 4 easy ways to teach your children about...
Tips for a Successful Haircut

Tips for a Successful Haircut

By Cassie Swihart
Is hair cutting hard for your tot? ...
Fun Ways to Practice Crossing the Midline

Fun Ways to Practice Crossing the Midline

By Kasey Carpenter
What is Crossing Midline? ...
Common Side Effects of Weak Core Muscles

Common Side Effects of Weak Core Muscles

By Hannah Wells
As a Physical Therapist, I always assess the strength and endurance of a child’s core musculature, as it is the foundation for providing stability during transitional movements and mobility. Core strength is critical to your child being able to be independent with functional...
Red Flags for Language Delay

Red Flags for Language Delay

By Lindsay Backus
Do you wonder what milestones your child should be hitting, and when? Here are some guidelines to help you figure out what's going on ...
5 Activities to Beat Cabin Fever

5 Activities to Beat Cabin Fever

When winter weather hits, so does cabin fever from being stuck inside all day - and with kids, you may struggle to keep them entertained! We’d want to help. Check out these five fun activities to try with your kiddos so no one goes insane this winter! ...