Therapies

Download: Sample Sensory Diet

Looking for sensory diet examples? Use this printable sensory diet template to get ideas for sensory…

Educational Therapy: What You Need to Know

What is educational therapy? Find out how educational therapy can help kids with learning disabiliti…

Occupational Therapy: What You Need to Know

What is occupational therapy? Find out how OT works and how children may qualify for free occupation…

How Occupational Therapists May Work With Kids With DCD

How do occupational therapists work with kids with DCD or dyspraxia? Learn about motor skills OTs ma…

What You Need to Know About Speech Therapy

Speech therapy helps kids with language-related learning issues, such as speaking, listening and wri…

“Sensory Diet” Treatment: What You Need to Know

A sensory diet is a carefully designed set of activities that can help kids get the sensory input th…

Video: What Happens in an Occupational Therapy Evaluation

What goes on in an OT evaluation? Watch as an expert explains what happens in a comprehensive occupa…

Dialectical Behavior Therapy: What You Need to Know

What is dialectical behavior therapy (DBT)? Learn about DBT therapy and the skills it emphasizes to…

The Difference Between Tutors and Educational Therapists

Does your child need a tutor or an educational therapist? Learn about the difference between tutors …

How Can “Muscle Memory” Help My Child With Studying?

Kids with learning and attention issues can tap into their "muscle memory" to remember information. …

How Can I Build a Relationship Between the Therapist and the School?

Read about why it helps when your child's therapist works closely with your child's school. An exper…

FAQs About Social Skills Groups

Kids who struggle with communication and social skills may benefit from a social skills group. Learn…

FAQs About Solution-Focused Brief Therapy

Find out how solution-focused brief therapy can help kids with learning and attention issues use the…

Cognitive Behavioral Therapy: What You Need to Know

Cognitive behavioral therapy, or CBT, can be useful for kids who struggle with depression, anxiety, …

Checklist: Questions to Ask Potential Therapists

Use this checklist of questions to ask therapists and counselors when choosing a psychotherapist for…

Types of Emotional Help Available for Your Child

If your child with learning and attention issues is struggling emotionally, there's a lot of help av…

Are There Therapies or Treatments for Sensory Processing Issues?

Learn about treatments for sensory processing issues in children. Browse other articles on sensory p…

Can Preschoolers Get Free Speech Therapy and Other Services?

Learn how preschoolers can get speech therapy and other special education services. Find out how a 3…

ADHD and Behavior Therapy: What You Need to Know

Behavior therapy can be an effective treatment for kids with ADHD. Find out how behavior therapy wor…

Vision Therapy and Dyslexia: What You Need to Know

Vision therapy aims to correct vision problems that interfere with reading and learning. But it’s no…