What is a Developmental Specialist?

A developmental specialist is someone who works with children, their parents and other professionals in assessing a child’s developmental strengths, needs, and goals…and can offer caregivers advice and strategies on how to best work with the child to achieve goals…

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Early Developmental Milestones

Early Developmental milestones are the building blocks of growth and development that build upon one another to give a child all the skills and knowledge they need to thrive. Milestones are merely guidelines that offer families and professionals an idea…

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Dear Parents: Apps for Children with ASD

Dear Parents, One of the most common questions I was asked while working in the school program for kids with developmental complexities was “What’s a good app for them?” or “What apps do you use at school?”. So, I thought…

Dear Parents: Behaviour Basics

Dear Parents, I spent years working in the school system with kids who showed behaviours that staff and parents didn’t necessarily want to see–fighting, withdrawing, meltdowns, etc… Despite a fancy title, my job was actually quite simple. Find out the function…

Dear Parents: I Love Breakfast Programs & You Should Too.

Dear Parents, It has come to my attention as of late that some people don’t like the idea of school’s offering a free breakfast program. The argument I heard? Kid’s who have a family that isn’t financially ‘needy’ will take…

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Do you have something that’s been puzzling you about your child’s growth and development? Are you wondering why your child is behaving that way? Have you got a question about helping to increase your child’s literacy skills? Once a month…

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