React Vs Reflect
October 24, 2022
Reflect on what behavior is really telling us before you react to a behavior.
Sensory Safe Environment Checklist
September 26, 2022
A sensory safe environment is essential for regulation and participation.
Chase The Why
August 29, 2022
Chasing the “Why” A Behavior.
Criss Cross Applesauce
July 25, 2022
Rethinking expectations for seating and positioning to meet a child’s sensory needs and improve engagement.
July 19, 2022
I first learned of the descriptors “the upstairs and downstairs brain” when I read the Whole-Brain Child (Siegel, Bryson, 2012). The premise is simple and brilliant. The downstairs of a traditional house is where all of our basic needs are met. There’s a bathroom, a kitchen and a living area. Similarly, the “downstairs brain” is responsible for basic functions like...
The 8 Senses
May 8, 2022
We teach the five senses. Should we be teaching more?