Facts and Myths About Autism
There is a lot of misinformation about autism out there, so we're putting 12 myths about autism straight and sharing the facts!
Sensory Savvy Back to School Tips
And summer is over, just like that! Back to school again? For those with special needs like sensory processing disorder (SPD), Autism, or learning differences, back-to-school can be a major transition.
What Is Sensory-Seeking Behavior?
We're looking at what a sensory seeker is and how to encourage safe sensory stimulation.
Understanding the Different Types of Stimming
What is stimming? Also known as self-stimulatory behavior, different types of stimming are a common occurrence in people with autism and sensory processing difficulties.
What Are the Different Kinds of ADHD?
Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, commonly referred to as ADHD, is a behavior disorder that affects one’s emotions and behaviors. We talk through the three different kinds of ADHD.
How Do You Calm Down Someone with Dementia?
We list twelve tips for calming down agitated dementia patients, including reassurance techniques you can use on your loved one.
How to Create a Sensory Corner in the Classroom
We run you through the benefits of creating a sensory corner in your classroom, and how to set one up properly.
What Is Masking in Autism?
You might have heard the term ‘masking’ to do with neurodivergent behaviour, but do you know what masking is in autism? Learn more about masking here.
What Is a Sensory Corner?
Having a sensory environment can really immerse people of all ages into a full sensory experience, helping those with various abilities. Anything from a single sensory product, a full sensory room, or a sensory corner can provide this experience.
How to Have an Autism-Friendly Easter
For many children with autism, Easter can be a struggle. We share our top tips and tricks so you can plan a autism-friendly Easter.
Autism and Boundaries
When it comes to autism and boundaries, it's important to be clear and lead by example. In this post, we discuss some guidance to help those with autism and their caregivers be aware and appropriate.
Communicating with People with Disabilities
The communication needs of a person with a disability can be very different between individuals - learn some general communication tips here.
How Does ADHD Present in Women?
ADHD is one of the most frequently diagnosed behavioural disorders in children and adults; however, this diagnosis is often overlooked for women. In this article, we’ll cover ADHD symptoms in young women and answer the question, ‘how does ADHD present in women?’.
Sensory Rooms for Dementia
Multisensory environments can be massively beneficial for dementia patients. Learn more about how to create an effective sensory room for dementia.
Ways to Improve Fine Motor Skills
Developing, maintaining and improving fine motor skills is key at all stages of life. We take a look at a few ways to keep those fine motor skills sharp in both children and adults.
What’s Needed to Create a Dementia-Friendly Environment?
We take a look at what you should include or avoid when ensuring that an environment is suitable for someone with dementia.
25 Fun Assisted Living Activity Ideas
If you know a senior living in an assisted living facility, these tips are a great way to reconnect, bond and entertain yourselves in a fun and accessible way.
The Right Calming Sensory Lights for Your Sensory Room
At the heart of every sensory room are calming sensory lights. Sensory lights provide stunning effects and help to create stimulating environments for all needs
The Benefits of Soft Play
The benefits of indoor play for children's development are endless! Sensory soft play is very popular with children of all ages and needs as soft play provides a safe and fun environment for them to explore and hone their skills.
The Benefits Of Multisensory Rooms
There are many multi-sensory room benefits and creating a multi-sensory room is a fantastic way to provide a safe and interactive environment for users to explore their senses and improve the way they process new information