Category Archives: Therapy Tips

What You Should Know About Thumb-Sucking, Pacifiers, and Other Non-Nutritive Oral Habits

Babies have the innate need to suck. It’s a reflex they are born with. Non-nutritive sucking (NNS) refers to a sucking behavior that does not provide any nutritional benefit. So nursing and bottle-f...

8 Ways NOT to Find a Winter Coat for Your Child with Sensory Issues

Ah, winter coat season. That time of year when parents of kids with sensory processing disorder, unable to wrap their children in appropriately warming clothing, steel themselves for the icy blasts of...

4 Ways to Maintain Therapeutic Progress During Winter Break

We all need a break sometimes, and our children are no exception. For parents of kids with special needs, winter break from school can bring concerns as well as wonderful opportunities. How do y...