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Sending a child to school for the first time is bittersweet and overwhelming for any parent. Tiny backpacks! Bento lunchboxes! First Day pictures! And when your child has a suspected disability and needs an IEP assessment, starting school can have a whole new layer of intimidation. Down Syndrome, Child Development, Parents, People, Down Syndrome Kids, Gestational Age, Bladder, Parenting, Diagnosis
The ABCs of IEPs: IEP Assessment Tips
Sending a child to school for the first time is bittersweet and overwhelming for any parent. Tiny backpacks! Bento lunchboxes! First Day pictures! And when your child has a suspected disability and needs an IEP assessment, starting school can have a whole new layer of intimidation.
a guide to pediatricic occupnational therapy what parents should know
A Guide To Pediatric Occupational Therapy: What Parents Should Know
An early childhood educator discusses pediatric occupational therapy with a certified OT. They share a parent's guide to the basics. @tenderheartedteacher | www.tenderheartedteacher.com #occupationaltherapyforkids #pediatricoccupationaltherapy #whatisOT #earlychildhoodadvice #earlychildhooddevelopment #preschoolactitivies #toddlerdevelopment #developmentalmilestones
the best tools for dysgraphaia for every child - princessescanewerks com
The best tools for dysgraphia for every child
Dysgraphia is an issue with fine motor skills. Children who have dysgraphia will not have a strong pencil grip which in turn will lead to poor handwriting. While dysgraphia cannot be cured, there are many ways to improve fine motor skills. Follow these ideas and watch your child fly.
This desk saved my daughter (ADHD) from tons of frustration! It's easy to make. Parenting Tips, Adhd, Parenting Hacks, Kids' Desk, Kids And Parenting, Gifted Kids, Adhd Kids, Best Desk
The best desk for an ADHD child, how to make your own (A helpful illustrated guide)
This desk saved my daughter (ADHD) from tons of frustration! It's easy to make.
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Cranial Helmets and Plagiocephaly
I'm explaining every single detail of our baby's cranial helmet process. From the diagnosis of plagiocephaly and medical options, choosing a helmet design, daily wear, cleaning tips, and more! @almondeyes_chunkythighs | plagiocephaly treatment | flat head syndrome treatment | cranial helmet care | cranial helmet decals | starband vs docband helmet | flat head baby | helmet baby pictures | helmet adjustment
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8 Tips for Helping Special Needs Kids Transition from School Year to Summer
Sometimes special needs kids need extra help making the transition from school year to summer. These 8 practical tips will help!
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Featuring the best learning toys for babies, toddlers and kids!
Early intervention speech therapy can make all the difference for your child's development. If your toddler isn't speaking or has very limited language skills, find out why taking a "wait and see" approach can be detrimental in the long run!
This list of websites includes some of the best resources on dyslexia. The list has been written for parents by a parent and includes information, advice, educational resources and handy hints and tips for supporting your child with dyslexia. Knowledge is power! #dyslexia #dyslexiawebsites #whatisdyslexia #dyslexiasupport #dyslexiaawareness #knowledgeispower Dyslexia, Dyslexia Resources, Learning Differences, Struggling Readers, Online Learning, Educational Resources, Learning Resources
Best websites for dyslexia. For parents!
This list of websites includes some of the best resources on dyslexia. The list has been written for parents by a parent and includes information, advice, educational resources and handy hints and tips for supporting your child with dyslexia. Knowledge is power! #dyslexia #dyslexiawebsites #whatisdyslexia #dyslexiasupport #dyslexiaawareness #knowledgeispower
In this blog, we will discuss how to differentiate selective mutism from shyness. Plus some additional resources! Coping Skills, Behavior, Social Emotional Health, Emotional Health, Medical Advice, Speech Delay, Parenting Knowledge
Selective Mutism Vs. Shyness? | Parenting tips
In this blog, we will discuss how to differentiate selective mutism from shyness. Plus some additional resources!
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9 Best Therapy Toys for Babies in 2022 - Parenting Special Needs Kids
Toys Toys Toys! Yes, therapy toys for babies is something that does exist due to the great professionals such of Occupational Therapist, Physical Therapist, Speech Pathologist, and many other therapist. They even make chew toys for children and also specially designed toys for all types of children with disabilities such as Autism, AD/HD, and children suffering from Trauma. So let’s take a look at the best therapy toys for babies this year.
This is why girls are often overlooked for ADHD diagnoses. Mental Health, Mental Health Resources, Adhd In Girls, Behavior Disorder, Adhd Women, Adhd Diagnosis, Adhd Symptoms
A Brief History of ADHD and Gender Differences – The ADHD Minimalist
This is why girls are often overlooked for ADHD diagnoses.
This list of essential tools for dyslexia is all you really need to know to get started. If your child has dyslexia, you will need to ensure they have the support they need at school and home. A good way of doing this is through the use of specific resources. #dyslexia #whatisdyslexia #dyslexiatools #toolsfordyslexia #dyslexiasupport #dyslexiaawareness Learning Tools, Learning Techniques, Visual Learners, Learning Through Play, Visual Learning, Essential Tools
Tools for dyslexia - what you really need at school and home
This list of essential tools for dyslexia is all you really need to know to get started. If your child has dyslexia, you will need to ensure they have the support they need at school and home. A good way of doing this is through the use of specific resources. #dyslexia #whatisdyslexia #dyslexiatools #toolsfordyslexia #dyslexiasupport #dyslexiaawareness
This post is a caregiver's guide to special education written by an experienced and certified special education teacher. Answers questions: What is an IEP? What is a 504 Plan? Which one is better for my child with a disability? @tenderheartedteacher| www.tenderheartedteacher.com #parenting #specialeducation #childrenwithdisabilities #IEP #504Plan #IDEA #specialeducationlaw #civilrightsprotection #specialeducationparenting Special Education Writing, Special Education Law, 504 Plan, Teacher Tools, Special Education Teacher, Caregiver, Special Needs, Special Education
What Is An IEP? A 504 Plan? A Caregiver’s Guide To Special Education
This post is a caregiver's guide to special education written by an experienced and certified special education teacher. Answers questions: What is an IEP? What is a 504 Plan? Which one is better for my child with a disability? @tenderheartedteacher| www.tenderheartedteacher.com #parenting #specialeducation #childrenwithdisabilities #IEP #504Plan #IDEA #specialeducationlaw #civilrightsprotection #specialeducationparenting
Calling all teachers, educators, homeschooling parents: Are you dyslexia aware? Is your classroom dyslexia friendly? Do you understand the struggles dyslexic kids face on a daily basis? This guide lists 40 easy-to-follow tips for teachers to ease the struggles of any kids in their class with dyslexia. #dyslexia #dyslexiaintheclassroom #teaching #dyslexiaaware #dyslexiaawareness #dyslexiasupport #whatisdyslexia #dyslexiafriendly #SEN Amigurumi Patterns, School Counsellor, Primary School Education, Counselor Education, Middle School Counseling, School Counseling, Counseling Teacher, School Counselor
Teaching a child with dyslexia: 40 simple teaching tips
Calling all teachers, educators, homeschooling parents: Are you dyslexia aware? Is your classroom dyslexia friendly? Do you understand the struggles dyslexic kids face on a daily basis? This guide lists 40 easy-to-follow tips for teachers to ease the struggles of any kids in their class with dyslexia. #dyslexia #dyslexiaintheclassroom #teaching #dyslexiaaware #dyslexiaawareness #dyslexiasupport #whatisdyslexia #dyslexiafriendly #SEN
Writing and spelling are two of the most common struggles for all children with dyslexia. Dyslexia cannot be cured but it can be managed and as a parent, it's important you're aware of what your child may struggle with. This is in order to provide the best support. This guide provides extensive information on what dyslexia is, what will be affected and how you can help at home. #dyslexia #writing #spelling #howtospell #dyslexiaathome #dyslexiasupport #dyslexiaawareness #whatisdyslexia List Of Strengths, Spelling Test, Spelling Lists, Magnetic Letters, Reading At Home, Fine Motor Skills Activities, Motor Skills Activities, Type Of Writing, Skills Activities
Spelling, Writing and dyslexia. What you can do for your child
Writing and spelling are two of the most common struggles for all children with dyslexia. Dyslexia cannot be cured but it can be managed and as a parent, it's important you're aware of what your child may struggle with. This is in order to provide the best support. This guide provides extensive information on what dyslexia is, what will be affected and how you can help at home. #dyslexia #writing #spelling #howtospell #dyslexiaathome #dyslexiasupport #dyslexiaawareness #whatisdyslexia
What can you expect when you schedule an evaluation for SPD?  I will share here some steps to prepare you and help you understand what to expect.  Give this post a read if you or someone you know may be facing this as a family.  #parenting #ideas #momlife #autism #evaluation #kids Developmental Delays, Parenting Ideas, Daycare Forms, Early Learning, Intentional Parenting, Sensory Processing Disorder Toddler
What to Expect at an Evaluation for Sensory Processing Disorder
What can you expect when you schedule an evaluation for SPD? I will share here some steps to prepare you and help you understand what to expect. Give this post a read if you or someone you know may be facing this as a family. #parenting #ideas #momlife #autism #evaluation #kids
My Child Was Diagnosed With Autism Spectrum Disorder – How Parents Feel When Their Child Is Diagnosed With Autism Autism Spectrum Disorder, Autism Spectrum, Children With Autism, Stages Of Grief, Coping Strategies
My Child Was Diagnosed With Autism Spectrum Disorder - How Parents Feel When Their Child Is Diagnose
My Child Was Diagnosed With Autism Spectrum Disorder – How Parents Feel When Their Child Is Diagnosed With Autism
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This Mom’s Post About Kids With Disabilities Is Going Viral For All The Right Reasons
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To the Moms of Hyperactive Kids During Winter
As a mom of a child with ADHD, I have learned a thing or two. Activities with continuous movement are what we need! Here are 10 winter activities to try. To the Moms of Hyperactive Kids During Winter | Boston Moms
Did you know the signs of autism in girls is drastically different than boys? New research suggests that current diagnostic methods overlook girls, and this has been our experience with three girls on the spectrum in one family.#autism #autismingirls #autismparenting #asd Kawaii, Autism Parenting, Adhd And Autism, Autistic Children, Autism Symptoms
What are Autism Symptoms in Girls - The Mom Kind
Did you know the signs of autism in girls is drastically different than boys? New research suggests that current diagnostic methods overlook girls, and this has been our experience with three girls on the spectrum in one family.#autism #autismingirls #autismparenting #asd
Are you frustrated teaching your children with autism at home? As a parent, teaching your child with Autism or even helping with their homework can seem impossible. There are particular skills that children with Autism typically struggle doing.   We discuss expert tips that many parents are successfully using to teach their children at home in this 5 minute video. Not just academics, but life skills too! Child Behaviour, Parenting Preschoolers, Parenting Discipline, Parenting Advice, Child Behavior, Kids Behavior
Tips For Special Needs Parents | Teaching Children With Autism
Are you frustrated teaching your children with autism at home? As a parent, teaching your child with Autism or even helping with their homework can seem impossible. There are particular skills that children with Autism typically struggle doing. We discuss expert tips that many parents are successfully using to teach their children at home in this 5 minute video. Not just academics, but life skills too!
So you have a child that is showing signs of autism? Maybe they are in the process of going through an autism assessment? If you want to know exactly what happened in her assessment so that you can know what t expect from an ADOS assessment in the UK, so keep reading or check out the video below. Reading, Autism Signs, Counseling Kids, Aba Therapy, Fishing Pictures, Busy Mum, Formative Assessment, Single Words
What to expect in a Module 3 ADOS Assessment in the UK | Mummy Of Four
So you have a child that is showing signs of autism? Maybe they are in the process of going through an autism assessment? If you want to know exactly what happened in her assessment so that you can know what t expect from an ADOS assessment in the UK, so keep reading or check out the video below.
Representation Matters :: A Doll Like Me | Boston Moms
Representation Matters :: A Doll Like Me
Representation Matters :: A Doll Like Me | Boston Moms
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8 Parental Rights In The IEP Process | Special Education Decoded
The IEP process for parents is complicated to say the least. Let me break down what rights you have as a parent with a child with a special needs child when achieving their academic success. There are specific IEP laws and rights you have that will provide accommodations and modifications for your child in the sped classroom. Click to get these 8 Parental Rights in the IEP Process along with other special education tips and resources.
Enrolling My Daughter in Dance Was the Best Decision I've Made | Boston Moms Boston, Daughters, Dance, Dance Class, Motherhood, Mom Blogs
Enrolling My Daughter in Dance Was the Best Decision I've Made
Enrolling My Daughter in Dance Was the Best Decision I've Made | Boston Moms
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Got Behavior Problems? Try a Social Story
Got Behavior Problems? Try a Social Story | Boston Moms
6 Unexpected Sources of Irritation for Sensitive Children | The Mom Kind  Sensitive Children need accommodations to lessen the unexpected sources of irritation. Find out the top 6 sources and how to help reduce them #spd #sensitivechild #autism #asd #parenting Learning Disabilities, Sensitive Children, Anxiety In Children, Childhood Anxiety
6 Unexpected Sources of Irritation for Sensitive Children | The Mom Kind
6 Unexpected Sources of Irritation for Sensitive Children | The Mom Kind Sensitive Children need accommodations to lessen the unexpected sources of irritation. Find out the top 6 sources and how to help reduce them #spd #sensitivechild #autism #asd #parenting
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Resources for NICU Families
Resources for NICU Families | Boston Moms
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I Grew Up Not Knowing People with Special Needs — and I Want Different for My Son
I Grew Up Not Knowing People with Special Needs — and I Want Different for My Son | Boston Moms
How STEM Education Can Help Children With Special Needs: STEM activities engage children as they explore science, technology, engineering, and math and help them retain what they learn. Click to read more... Inspiration, Educational Activities, Stem Projects, Stem Education Activities, Teaching Stem, Special Education Resources
STEM Education: Will it work with my child with special needs?
How STEM Education Can Help Children With Special Needs: STEM activities engage children as they explore science, technology, engineering, and math and help them retain what they learn. Click to read more...