The Beauty of Childhood

It was my birthday yesterday. No balloons, no waking up in excitement to check if it was past 12 AM-so that I could officially consider myself one year older. I suppose I’m beginning the stage where birthdays are transcending into markers in time, acknowledging that life is passing, sometimes way too quickly! 6 AM, on […]

Have YOU Ordered Your Copy of The Kids’ Guide for Your Home, Classrom, or Therapy Space? (Hope I Don’t Sound Like a Commercial!)

I know it’s still July…but, if you ARE thinking slightly ahead about September (whether you are a parent, teacher, or therapist), now would be an AWESOME time to pick up a copy of The Kids’ Guide to Staying Awesome and in Control for your home, classroom, or therapy space. Parents and caregivers: Learning and reinforcing […]

Guest On MNN’S “School-Home Connection”

I recently appeared as a guest on MNN’s “School-Home Connection”, and spoke about the role of pediatric occupational therapists in the school setting, my upcoming book, and skimmed the surface on a few self-regulation strategies (some of which are explained in detail in my book, “The Kids’ Guide to Staying Awesome and in Control: Simple […]

“The Kids’ Guide to Staying Awesome and in Control”-Update

The Kids’ Guide is currently listed under Hot New Releases for Teen and Young Adult Social Issues AND Special Education!! It’s updated hourly, so the ranking moves around…Exciting stuff! Check out the links: Link for social issues list: Link for special education list: