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 […]

Sleep is Key!

When parents or teachers come to me with a child exhibiting difficulties at home or at school relating to self-regulation, the first question I always ask is: “What time does you child go to bed?” This question is followed by, “What time does he/she wake up?” And finally: “Does he/she sleep through the night?” I […]