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  • This will be the best, most informative 35 minutes of your day. Concussions are more frequent than many people realize. Kyra's 25 years working with T

  • In 1996, Vialet launched Playworks with two schools in Berkeley, California. Currently, the organization brings play and physical activities to childr

  • Parents take their children for assessments when their child is thought to have a learning disability. Too often, children are diagnosed as "fine". Th

  • Administrating and supplying occupational therapy services within a school system is challenging. There are a lot of barriers to overcome that inhibit

  • Language is a complex cognitive skill that involves many regions of the brain. Stroke, brain injury, disease, developmental disabilities, and aging ca

  • Language is a cognitive skill that we all use to communicate and interact with the world around us. Words are connected in meaningful patterns to form

  • Concussions impact all aspects of a child’s life. Kyra’s background in neurotrauma has set her apart in her field. Kyra explains how and why she care

  • We use language every day to communicate thoughts, feelings, and ideas. When the ability to produce or comprehend language is lost, people find the

  • Language is what helps us express ourselves and understand the world around us. When the language section of our brain gets injured, it can cause a lo

  • Language is a cognitive skill that binds people together. Language allows people to communicate complex thoughts and emotions with one another. While

  • An eHelper is a person who serves as a facilitator for telepractice delivered therapy. The eHelper serves to eliminate the barriers that inhibit a stu

  • Temple Grandin was diagnosed with autism as a child. In this Ted Talk, she explains how her brain works. Her visual processing helps her solve problem

  • This is a question that gets asked often.  These terms have felt for years to be interchangeable, but are they?  The answer to that is, no.  Ref

  • Before diving deep into what is an intellectual disability, it is best to explain what it is not. Intellectual disabilities are not mental illnesses,

  • At the age of 25, Jac den Houting was diagnosed with autism. While many parents of children worry when their child is diagnosed with autism, Jac descr

  • For years, caregivers and loved ones of someone with autism have been searching for an understanding as to why. Why does their child or loved why, fun

  • Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) is more than just a behavior problem. Research has unveiled that genetic, environmental, and neuropsyc

  • Many children struggle to learn and understand mathematics. Current math instruction focuses on memorizing abstract rules. While knowledge of mathemat

  • Real Advice From a Real Therapist We spoke with Kyra Minichan, head therapist of The Cognitive Emporium on how parents, teachers, and therapists ca

  • What is Language? While many complex definitions exist, language is the way that people communicate. In a language, words are connected in me