We all have busy lives, and it can be easy to move through life, never considering the everyday activities we take for granted. We brush our teeth in the morning and grab our keys as we run out the door without thinking about the physicality and fine motor skills required. This is unless you are […]
The ability to communicate and be understood is of utmost importance to children and adults alike. Most people’s primary method of communication is spoken language, but what happens when language is difficult to master? Unfortunately, when children can’t communicate effectively, barriers are built up between them and the world around them, making it difficult for […]
Do you have trouble convincing your child to eat a well-balanced meal? Food-related conflicts can be complex with any child, but autism spectrum disorder as a factor can make it even more difficult.
Raising a child with a disability comes with unique blessings and challenges. As a parent or guardian of a child with cerebral palsy, you want what’s best for your child, but you also know you can’t provide everything they need alone.
Everyone has certain skills they need to develop to cope with the challenges of life. Sometimes, children experiencing disabilities or behavioral challenges do not build these essential skills at the same rate their peers do. They can have difficulty getting dressed, using the bathroom, or following instructions.