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Sensory Processing Disorder

What does it feel like to have a Sensory Processing Disorder? Imagine that your skin feels as though it is crawling with bugs every time you put on a pair of pants or experience a clothing tag behind your neck. Imagine that your head feels like it is going to explode when you enter a…

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ADHD, ADD and The Masgutova Method – MNRI

ADD/ADHD is a common diagnosis that can be helped directly, overtime via MNRI ( The Masgutova Method ) restorative techniques which can assist in self-regulation and more organized composure. The human body’s ability to adapt in the face of challenges is truly amazing. If neurosensorimotor pathways are blocked, the body, without outside intervention, will attempt…

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Think Your Child Has Learning Difficulties? Trust Your Gut!

It’s the second month of the school year. Your child is showing signs of learning difficulties. She is having difficulty reading. He is not copying the directions off the board. Your first impulse is to think “It’s temporary, just a passing phase.”  You find yourself making excuses, “It’s a new school,”  “He needs to get…

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The Healing Power of Touch: How Touch Can Teach

He was only seven years old Mike came kicking and clawing into my office, accompanied by his mom, two brothers and his companion, who had bloodied scratch marks on both arms. Mikewas clearly in fight or flight mode, completely overcome by his inability to cope with any sensory information bombarding his brain. Just outside my…

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Why MNRI is Our Favorite Most Successful Treatment for Autism

Movement is the key to development. From the moment of conception, cells form, divide, and multiply. Within weeks, a tiny fetus begins to move, and life takes on a rhythm of its own. When movement is impaired or restricted for whatever reason, other social and cognitive aspects of development become delayed or weakened. After birth,…

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