From our Blog

March 14, 2023
The Importance of Early Intervention for Children With Autism

Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) is a neurodevelopmental disorder that affects communication, social interaction, and behavior. It is estimated that 1 in 54 children in the United States has ASD, and early intervention is crucial for helping these children reach their full potential. In this blog post, we will discuss the importance of early intervention for […]

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March 7, 2023
Speech Therapy Techniques and Approaches

Speech therapists, also known as speech-language pathologists, work with people of all ages to help them improve their communication skills. There are many different approaches and techniques that speech therapists use to help their clients, and the approach that is chosen will depend on the individual needs of the child. In this blog post, we […]

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March 2, 2023
Managing Challenging Behaviors in Children With Autism

As a parent of a child with autism, managing challenging behaviors can be overwhelming and stressful. It can be difficult to know how to respond in the moment, and it can also be hard to find effective long-term solutions. However, with patience and persistence, it is possible to develop strategies to manage challenging behaviors and […]

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February 27, 2023
Early Signs of Speech and Language Delays

As a parent, it's natural to be concerned about your child's speech and language development. While all children develop at their own pace, there are certain early signs that may indicate a speech or language delay. Identifying these signs early on can help you seek early intervention and ensure that your child receives the support […]

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February 22, 2023
Creating Sensory Friendly Environments

Sensory-friendly environments are designed to accommodate individuals with sensory processing difficulties, such as those with autism spectrum disorder (ASD), attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), or sensory processing disorder (SPD). These environments take into account the sensory needs of individuals and aim to reduce the amount of sensory stimuli that can cause distress or discomfort. Sensory […]

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February 15, 2023
Understanding Sensory Processing Disorders

Sensory processing disorder (SPD) is a condition in which an individual's brain has difficulty receiving and responding to sensory information from the environment. This can lead to various problems, such as over-sensitivity or under-sensitivity to certain types of sensory input. SPD can affect people of all ages, and it can have a significant impact on […]

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April 29, 2022
Come Visit Our Booth At Westfield Spring Fling!

We will have a booth setup at the Westfield Spring Fling Event on Sunday May 1st. This is the first time the event is being put on since 2019 and is being organized by the Greater Westfield Area Chamber of Commerce and Downtown Westfield Corporation. Center Street between North Avenue and Broad Street in Westfield […]

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April 20, 2022
Auditory Processing Disorder 101

Auditory Processing Disorder (APD) condition causes problems with the way your ears process sound. This can affect people of all ages, but it's most common in children and young adults. It's a mental disorder that affects how your brain responds to acoustic sounds. The disorder causes problems with spoken, sung, or whispered words. With APD, […]

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February 9, 2022
5 Ways to Assess Movement to Build Functional Outcomes

Movement is at the heart of the human journey, and through it, we interact with the environment in ways different from other mammals. The sequence of movement through life is known as the developmental sequence or traditional motor development. It begins in the womb and proceeds in a highly predictable manner in infants and young […]

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January 20, 2022
Top Questions About Sensory Processing Disorder (SPD) in Children

Here are some frequently asked questions to help you better understand sensory processing disorder. 1. What is sensory processing disorder? This is a condition that affects the ability of the brain to receive sensory information and how it receives and responds to it. At the moment, SPD is not identified as a medical diagnosis. People […]

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