Parent Resources

Websites we recommend:

Affect Autism

Yoga for the Special Child

The Greenspan Floortime Approach

DIR & DIRFloortime Approach

Svetlana Masgutova Educational Institute

Integrated Listening Systems

Sensory Processing Disorder Foundation

Quantum Reflex Integration

Brain Gym

Qigong Sensory Training Institute

Kickstart (Taiwan)

Big Kid Small City (activities & events for Houston families)


Books we recommend:

Child development books

The Whole Brain Child by Daniel J. Siegel and Tina Payne Bryson

No Drama Discipline by Daniel J. Siegel and Tina Payne Bryson

The Child with Special Needs by Stanley I. Greenspan, M.D. and Serena Wieder, PhD.

The Well Balanced Child: Movement and Early Learning by Sally Goddard Blythe

Sensory processing books

Sensational Kids by Lucy Jane Miller, PhD., OTR

The Out-of-Sync Child by Carol Stock Kranowitz, M.A.

Yoga books

Yoga for the Special Child by Sonia Sumar

Yoga for Children with Autism Spectrum Disorders by Dion E. Betts and Stacey W. Betts

Autism books

Does Your Baby have Autism by Osnat Teitelbaum and Philip Teitelbaum, PhD

Engaging Austim by Stanley I. Greenspan, M.D. and Serena Wieder, PhD.

Quigong Massage for Your Child with Autism: A Home Program from Chinese Medicine by Louisa Silva


Articles we recommend:

Parenting articles

How Play Connects to Learning

Selecting Appropriate Toys for Young Children in the Digital Era

Toy Buying Tips for Babies & Young Children

A Note To Caregivers (from No Drama Discipline)

Connect & Redirect Refrigerator Sheet (from No Drama Discipline)

This is why your baby doesn’t sleep through the night

Screen addiction is taking a toll on children

Cortical Visual Impairment Symptoms & Causes

Yoga articles

Efficacy of the Get Ready to Learn Yoga Program Among Children with Autism

Research finds that chanting ‘Om’ soothes the brain

5 Ways Modern Science is Embracing Ancient Indian Wisdom

Sensory Processing articles

SPD Red Flags – use this checklist to see if your child has symptoms of Sensory Processing Disorder.

Out-of-this World Sensory Integration Therapy: “Astronaut Training” takes special needs students into another space

Occupational therapy articles

Turns Out Monkey Bars And Kickball Might Be Good For The Brain

Handling Reorganizaton

Sharp Rise in Occupational Therapy Cases at New York’s Schools

Behold the Humble Block! Tools of the Trade

What is DIRFloortime?

iLs Research Studies

Condition articles

Reducing the Pain of Dyslexia

Have we taken the wrong approach to treating kids with ADHD?

Research paper on Hyperactivity in ADHD


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