Wiggle Room – Learning With Exceptionalities

January 1, 2022 By: Kimberly A. Bradley, MS, LOTR As this time of year approaches, many families are anxiously awaiting acceptance letters to private schools, hoping for a lucky lottery number to be pulled fo...

Wiggle Room – Autism Spectrum Disorder

April 1, 2021 How to recognize the signs and early intervention  The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) Autism and Developmental Disabilities Monitoring (ADDM) Network began tracking the prevalence of Autism S...

Wiggle Room – Childhood Vision Exams and Screenings

March 1, 2021 When it comes to a child’s health, vision is an aspect often overlooked by parents. Even though children get quick vision screenings in their pediatrician’s office during regular health check-u...

Wiggle Room: Teaching Keyboarding To Your Child

July 13, 2020 As kids began the abrupt transition from learning in the classroom to virtual learning this spring, many families quickly found out how difficult it was for their child to navigate and type on th...

Summer Camps in NOLA for Inclusive Needs

Updated June 10, 2020 Are you looking for a summer camp designed to fit your child's inclusive needs? Below are seven programs offering in-person camps in the New Orleans area. CAMP ALLEGRO AGES: 6-14 COS...
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Helping Cure the Picky Eater

"I’m Not Eating That" Picky eating often begins around the age of three, when children start developing food preferences. It’s a fine line–to engage in a mealtime battle versus nutritional intake. Children who...

Establishing Fine Motor and Writing Skills

Giving a Helping Hand With increasing exposure to technology and tablets and less time drawing, coloring, and playing, children’s development of fine motor and writing skills are negatively impacted.  Because ...