The Sensory Project Blog

Learning to be a Kind Parent with MegAnne from Be Kind Coaching

Learning to be a Kind Parent with MegAnne from Be Kind Coaching

Hey everyone! Thank you so much for returning to another episode with us! We are so excited for today’s episode with the fabulous MegAnne Ford! MegAnne has created a unique program for families, with the focus on being kind. She was kind enough to share her story with us and also provided us with so many useful tips and tricks! We hope you enjoy listening to her as much as we did!
Tummy Time + Crawling - Your Guide to Growing Strong, Healthy Babies!

Tummy Time + Crawling - Your Guide to Growing Strong, Healthy Babies!

Welcome back everyone! Today’s episode is all about infant tummy time and crawling and how these two “milestones” can potentially affect overall development for our kiddos. We want to make sure you remember - everything we talk about is based on our opinions as well as our personal experiences and research in the field of occupational therapy. As always, we also talk about our favorite tips, tricks, and strategies related to tummy time and crawling. Enjoy!
Exploring the Social World with Jaime Rivetts

Exploring the Social World with Jaime Rivetts

Hey everyone! Thank you for returning to another episode with us! We are so excited for today’s episode with the amazing Jaime Rivetts! Jaime is passionate about helping children and she has created so many amazing things that, well, we don’t want to spoil it for you! So make sure to listen to the episode to hear all about what she’s doing and how you can also incorporate some of her ideas into your routine with your child! Enjoy!
Essential Oils For Kids... The Basics!

Essential Oils For Kids... The Basics!

Hey there! Thanks so much for joining us again! We are so happy to be sharing some small pieces of information about essential oils today! While essential oils are not something that we claim to be experts about, we have seen the potential positive benefits that can occur with the use of essential oils - both in our personal and professional lives. So we wanted to share a little bit of this with you! We hope you enjoy this episode and definitely do your own research to see if essential oils are something that could add value to you and your family’s lives!
All Things Poo... 2.0

All Things Poo... 2.0

Welcome back friends! This week, we decided to re-do an episode from when we first started because unfortunately, the sound quality just wasn’t the best! So this week we are talking about poo, again! We dive into the why's, the how's, and all of the strategies to help your child achieve success with using the bathroom. We hope you enjoy this episode and hope you are able to use some of the ideas we talk about. And as always, thank you so much for joining us on this incredible journey! 
Interview with Alex from Sensory Digest

Interview with Alex from Sensory Digest

Hey guys, welcome back! We are so excited for this week’s episode - we got the privilege to chat with Alex Lopiccolo, aka The King of Swings, aka Sensory Digest! This amazing individual has been working with children for many years and works all over the country as well as the world! Make sure to tune in and listen to all the amazing things he has to say!
Sensory Diets

Sensory Diets

Welcome back friends! Today we are jumping into all things sensory diets -- and no, this is not FOOD (although we kinda wish it was!). A sensory diet is actually just a simple series of activities that are specific to one person. Definitely listen in - as always, we share our favorite tricks and strategies! Enjoy!
Sensory + Feeding

Sensory + Feeding

Hey everyone! We are so excited to share all of our knowledge, tips, and tricks related to feeding and sensory challenges! Today we talk about some of the different challenges associated with oral motor and sensory difficulties as it relates to picky eating. And of course we dive into all of our favorite strategies for you and your child to do at home! Enjoy!
Praxis... What?!

Praxis... What?!

Hi friends! So happy you’re here today to join us while we talk about all things praxis! If you’ve never heard that word before - that’s ok! Maybe you’ve heard of motor planning? Motor planning is part of praxis and we are going to explain it all for you today! And as always, we are giving you our favorite tips, tricks, and strategies to help your child improve their praxis abilities! Thanks for being here!
Our Favorite Tools For Regulation

Our Favorite Tools For Regulation

Hey everyone! So excited to have you back for another episode! This episode is all about executive functioning and self-regulation. What an important topic! Something that we work on everyday without even thinking about it! So here we are to give you all the tips, tricks, and strategies that you can use at home (or in therapy if you’re a therapist!). Thanks so much for joining us!
Interview with Alex Doman

Interview with Alex Doman

Hey everyone! We are so excited for this week’s episode! We connected with Advanced Brain Technologies and scored an interview with the CEO of the company, Alex Doman. Not only is Alex the CEO but he is also a bestselling author, producer, sound expert, and public speaker. We got to pick his brain and learned so many amazing things about our brains, music, and The Listening Program. Listen in and learn all the things!
Auditory Processing

Auditory Processing

Hi friends! Thanks for joining us today while we talk about all things auditory! As always, we will talk about the auditory system, what it looks like when a child has challenges in this area, and last but not least we will give you all our favorite tips, tricks, and strategies to increase your child’s ability to process and modulate auditory input!