Trick-or-Treat Communication Cards

Trick-or-Treat Communication Cards

Trick-or-Treat Communication Cards Hearing children shout, “trick or treat!” on your doorstep on Halloween is always a fond and fun surprise. But for kids with complex communication needs, this childhood experience can often be daunting or even avoided. Complex communication needs refers to any individual who has a significant difficulty communicating in a typical manner. […]

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October is ADHD Awareness Month

October is ADHD Awareness Month

ADHD Awareness Month October is ADHD Awareness Month! This is a great opportunity to share facts, resources, and current information about this common brain-based disorder that is part of life for many children, teens, and adults across the world. What is ADHD? ADHD is an abbreviation for Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder. It is a specific set […]

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Wash Your Hands Song

Wash Your Hands Song

“Wash Your Hands” Song Happy fall! Time for colorful leaves, pretty pumpkins, cozy sweaters, and – OH NO! Germs! As we approach flu season, it is important to encourage healthy habits at home and at school – like hand washing!  Click HERE for a hand washing song written by our music therapist, to the tune […]

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Dyslexia Awareness Month

Dyslexia Awareness Month

Dyslexia Awareness Month October is dyslexia awareness month, which is a great time to learn about dyslexia, as well as resources for children that have dyslexia Facts about Dyslexia: As many as 1 in 5 students have a diagnosis of dyslexia, and is the most common learning disability. Dyslexia is a learning disability that includes difficulty in […]

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Mistakes are Okay!

Mistakes are Okay!

How do we teach children to tolerate making mistakes?  Making mistakes can be frustrating at all ages. It is important to teach children that everyone makes mistakes! It is part of the learning process and it is okay. The best part of making mistakes is that they serve as an opportunity to learn and grow.  […]

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