Blog

08 Jul 2015

BY: trini

Education / School

How to Manage Challenging Behaviors

by Erika Ordonez

We all have had a child who has struggled with their behavior and we know it is not easy to handle! Most children have different struggles (emotionally, physically and mentally). Sometimes they don’t know how their little bodies get so worked up or how to calm themselves down.  I have incorporated notes from previous lectures and my personal experiences to help us learn how to manage challenging behaviors.

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18 Jun 2015

BY: trini

Education / Speech Therapy

5 Strategies to Create a Communicative Listening Environment for Your Child/Student

by Erika Ordonez

Listening is a valuable communication skill worth teaching to our children/students. It teaches them to multi-task and allows them to tune-in/out on what they want to hear. They tend to disregard adults, especially during disciplinary conversations (I’m sure we can recall from our own childhood). For example, we tell them to clean their room and instead they go outside and play.

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