ADHD and Emotional Regulation: The Wall of Awful

ADHD and Emotional Regulation: The Wall of Awful

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, commonly called ADHD, is a neurodevelopmental disorder which effects your ability to maintain attention on the appropriate stimulus or task. There are considered 3 subtypes, inattentive, hyperactive and a combination type....
ELEVEN things to do with…Leaves, Leaves, Leaves!

ELEVEN things to do with…Leaves, Leaves, Leaves!

October trees are beautiful as they change color, but November is the month for leaves to fall! You may wonder why leaves fall off the trees. It is because all the water in them freezes in the winter, which can harm the tree itself. Therefore the leaf protects the...
What Working in Pediatric Therapy Has Taught Me

What Working in Pediatric Therapy Has Taught Me

When I started a job in pediatric therapy, I had no idea what I signed up for. Working with children can be a thankless and challenging job at times. But I knew seeing children make progress through therapy would be motivating and inspiring. Still, I had no idea that...
Embracing “Screen Time”

Embracing “Screen Time”

With the abrupt onset of virtual learning due to COVID-19, screens are pervading our children’s daily lives in ways that they never have before. Whereas, in the past, parents gained some solace in the fact that their child was relatively “screen-free” for 7-8 hours of...