“Wh” of Developmental Disabilities

“It’s Time to Focus on Abilities, Not Disabilities” – Jason Steen March is Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month!   “Wh” of Developmental Disabilities What are Developmental Disabilities? Developmental Disability is a term for a group of disorders that are due to cognitive or physical deficits. Additionally, they often develop in the early years of a child’s …

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5 Signs That Your Child Needs Occupational Therapy

5 Signs That Your Child Needs Occupational Therapy Occupational therapy in India:  A child’s main occupation is playing and learning. It helps them explore the world around them, learn to interact with it and develop essential life skills that will allow them to connect with others and do things independently . However, some children may …

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Special Education Needs

What Is Special Education Needs (SEN)

What Is Special Education Needs (SEN) SEN stands for Special Education Needs. It is a broad term that refers to the special educational needs for a child with disability or difficulty. Such children may have diverse learning needs and varying capabilities and the SEN program helps them to maximise their potential within the given educational …

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My Spinning, Running, Anxious Child, Is it a Sensory Processing Disorder?

My Spinning, Running, Anxious Child, Is it a Sensory Processing Disorder? We all have a sensory processing system. It means all our five senses (hearing, touch, taste, smell and vision) receive information from the environment around us and transmit this information to the brain to make sense of it. There are two additional hidden senses …

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