Category Archives: Therapy Tips

10 Fun Outdoor Toys That Strengthen Motor Planning, Executive Function, Social Skills, and More

Spring is here, and as the weather gets nicer, kids who've been cooped up inside can finally get out of the house. Make the most of that play with outdoor toys that are not only fun but also reinforc...

Why Kids Have Trouble Sitting Still—and What Parents and Teachers Can Do About It

It’s the second most frequent request I get in my work with teachers and parents: “My student/child has trouble sitting still. Do you have a cushion that will help?” So what’s the number-on...

5 Materials That Can Improve Literacy in Adults with Developmental Disabilities: It’s Never Too Late!

“Once you learn to read, you will be forever free.”—Frederick Douglass For adults, literacy is the key to being more independent and functional. Many adults with developmental disabilities ca...