Category: Motivation

Young woman with autism and other learning disabilities using laptop for remote learning
Attention Span

2-part webinar for back-to-school anxiety

Putting things down on paper involves so much more than just writing letters, it’s a form of drawing which affects fine motor and speech as well as being able to think and express yourself through words.

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ADHD

ADHD symptoms – updated checklist

Have you noticed the following ADHD symptoms in your child? If they persist for at least six months to a degree that is disruptive to your life, you may be dealing with attention deficit disorder (ADD, ADHD).

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Clues to autism emerge from cerebellum research
Attention Span

Clues to autism emerge from cerebellum research

Decades of research indicate that the cerebellum, which is the brain structure known for coordinating and refining motor movement, is also involved in the modulation of cognition and emotion. National Public Radio (NPR) recently released a two-part story on the life of a man without a cerebellum. In addition to moving in an awkward manner,

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Attention Span

Why no lyrics is better when listening to music for therapy

This first mention of the research on words content and their influence is only to remind the parent that songs have a very different impact than instrumental music which is why the therapeutic effect of a soothing symphonic piece will have an effect, while a song will not.

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