5 Things you need to know about Social Skills Coaching

“In a world that is ever changing, there is one constant. As human beings, we need to communicate with each other. We need to be around others for many many reasons, including support, learning and most importantly a sense of belonging” (Ostovar, R & DiVittore, K. 2017). 5 things you need to know about Social […]

Superflex takes on One-Sided Sid, Un-Wonderer and the Team of Unthinkables

Do you have a child that struggles with his or her social skills? Does your child have difficulty reading social cues from peers and/or adults? Does your child have trouble having engaging conversations with his or her peers?  If you answered yes to any of these questions,  I highly recommend this book by Social Thinking titled, Superflex […]

Sensitive Sam

Have a child with a sensory processing disorder? Sensitive Sam (ages 6 and up) by Marla Roth-Fisch is an excellent book to read during mealtime if you have a child with a sensory processing disorder and can be especially helpful for siblings of children with special needs, specifically sensory issues. This book is about a […]

The Duckling Gets a Cookie!?

The Duckling Gets a Cookie by Mo Willems is a funny and entertaining book to read to your child during snack time or mealtime. There is nothing like a chocolate chip cookie! The story is about a duck that interacts with the pigeon about the cookie. The duck tells the pigeon he just asked for […]

Manners at the Table

Do you ever get frustrated with your child’s manners at the table? Manners at the Table (ages 5 and up) may be a good book for you!  This colorful and simple book explains how to practice good manners at the table such as being polite, staying seated during the meal, washing hands before your meal […]

Be Careful and Stay Safe

I wrote this post before I heard about the horrific tragedy that occurred at the Newton School in Connecticut. My heart goes out to all of the victims and their families. Sometimes, even in the places that we view the “safest” for our kids, events like this occur that are unthinkable. My heart feels heavy […]