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The 4 Functions of Behavior

The 4 Functions of Behavior

By Jessica

Imagine this: You are grocery shopping and, in the aisle, next to you, you hear a child arguing with their parents. They won’t stay seated, and they are yelling. It is very common to watch a child “act out” in public with their parents. You sometimes think, “can they just tell them to stop and be qu...

13.01.22 11:34 AM - Comment(s)
5 Signs Your Child May Benefit from ABA Therapy

5 Signs Your Child May Benefit from ABA Therapy

By Jessica

Applied Behavioral Analysis (ABA) is a therapy based on the science of understanding and improving learning and behavior. It helps us to understand how behavior works, how behavior is affected by the environment, and how learning takes place.
09.11.21 05:41 PM - Comment(s)
Anxiety in Children 

Anxiety in Children 

By Jessica

However, some children consistently demonstrate difficulty adapting because of a perception of danger surrounding a task. Particularly if there is uncertainty or there has been a previously negative association. At time several less intense events can build up to cause an overwhelm. Both of these n...

21.07.21 05:32 PM - Comment(s)
Tips for Supporting Children and Teens during this Holiday Season

Valentines Day

By Jessica

By Nick Grant


Valentines Day is filled with parties, hugs, and good food. These can be out of routine and cause disruption in your child's world. Here's how you can help your child prepare for Valentine’s Day.

School Parties
  1. Ask your child’s teacher ahead of time of when the party is going to be, so ...
03.02.20 02:53 PM - Comment(s)