Sensory Processing Disorder and Psychological First Aid

This the last post in my brief series on Emergency Preparedness and Sensory Processing Disorder. Calm in the Midst of the Storm: Emergency Preparedness and Sensory Processing Disorder (Part 1) Calm in the Midst of the Storm: Emergency Preparedness and Sensory Processing Disorder (Part 2) How do we help our children cope with the long … More Sensory Processing Disorder and Psychological First Aid

Calm in the Midst of the Storm: Emergency Preparedness and Sensory Processing Disorder (Part 2)

Helping Children Cope Disasters can leave children and teens feeling frightened, confused and insecure. And kids’ responses can be quite varied. It’s important to not only recognize these reactions, but also help children cope with their emotions. You are their biggest influence. When you can manage your own feelings, you can make disasters less traumatic … More Calm in the Midst of the Storm: Emergency Preparedness and Sensory Processing Disorder (Part 2)

Calm in the Midst of the Storm: Emergency Preparedness and Sensory Processing Disorder (Part 1)

Here in my part of South Central Texas, we did not experience any of the wrath of Hurricane Harvey. Here at ST4K we’re finding local ways to help evacuees from Port A, Beaumont, Corpus Christi, Houston, and the surrounding areas. I spent alot of time last  Monday trying to register as a volunteer on the … More Calm in the Midst of the Storm: Emergency Preparedness and Sensory Processing Disorder (Part 1)

Fun Indoor Sensory Activities for Children and Vacation Bible School Teacher Recovery Weekend

What a week! This past Sunday through Wednesday was Vacation Bible School at the church my husband and I attend. It’s primarily geared towards children. Sometimes I think is a little odd, because VBS was for ALL ages at the church I attended growing up. Anyways…my husband and I had the awesome opportunity to pour … More Fun Indoor Sensory Activities for Children and Vacation Bible School Teacher Recovery Weekend

Back to School: Ready for school? Make sure those vaccine records are up to date!

Getting vaccinated according to the recommended immunization schedule is one of the most important things a parent can do to protect their child’s health. Diseases can quickly spread among groups of children who aren’t vaccinated. Whether it’s a baby starting at a new child care facility, a toddler heading to preschool, a student going back … More Back to School: Ready for school? Make sure those vaccine records are up to date!

We’re still here! Getting back into the swing of blogging. You should attend ASPERGER SYNDROME: Independent Living

My, how time flies when you’re a grown up. I can’t believe it’s practically August already. Things in our ST4K family have been busy. K, her husband and the kids (A and J) enjoyed an extended trip to Southeast Asia for their family vacation. J is turning 6 on Saturday. Due to the time difference, … More We’re still here! Getting back into the swing of blogging. You should attend ASPERGER SYNDROME: Independent Living