Inattentive, distractible, restless and fidgety are probably the words you use to describe your child’s performance. Attention, Concentration, Following Instructions, Sitting Tolerance and Completion of Activities are the important pre-requisites essential for learning. Here are some pointers to help you while planning activities to develop your child’s pre-requisites for learning. What you should know: The … Continue reading Learning at Home: Improving the Pre-requisites of Learning – Parent [email protected]
Language is a communication tool which helps in conveying messages and feelings with concrete words. When it comes to language development in a child, parents are the best ‘therapists’. There are various ways by which a parent can help improve language and interaction skills in a child. Here we are sharing a few strategies that … Continue reading Developing verbal communication at home – Parent Power @ Therapy-3
Interacting with others can be difficult for a child with special needs. To communicate, one does not depend on speech alone. Instead the non verbal skills like eye contact, using appropriate actions (gestures), social smile and facial expressions are also important. We can use different activities or games to facilitate the development of these skills. … Continue reading Parent Power @ THERAPY – Teaching Social Skills at Home
Every parent is familiar with the term “Home Program”. Though it may seem to be extra work to an already busy schedule, consistent and regular practice of home therapy can do wonders for your child’s development. Consider this, why do we insist that our school going child revises their lessons at home? Why practice our … Continue reading Parent Power @ THERAPY – Why do we need a home program?
Many must have wondered, “What is special education??… Why one needs it??…. And what really makes it different???” Let me help you overcome your confusions and fathom the meaning, depth and form of the ‘SPECIAL’ concept of EDUCATION. Special education is a different and broader face of teaching, which enables exploration of diverse abilities your … Continue reading Yes !! It is Special !!!! (All about Special Education)