Article Category - "Children with Additional Needs"
Our Therapeutic Yoga Teacher Training course starts this weekend.
We have two spaces left and would like to offer them for free to parents of children with ASD, Dyspraxia – DCD, Down Syndrome or SPD.
The course runs over 2 weekends the 18 &19 June and the 8 -10th July, we would ask that parents who would like to apply for the free space be available on all the dates involved.… Read more
Join our ever popular Music classes for toddlers & babies. Great for kids who are walking steadily up to 3.5 years old. Mini Jam is a fun and interactive music, singing, and movement class starts at 10.30am each Friday and 10.30am on Wednesdays.
We also run a class for babies at 11.30am on Fridays a fun and interactive music, singing and movement class for 0 to wobblers. A great place to rock out with your little bundle & meet new mums.… Read more
Some children find eye contact very difficult. Making that connection is really important:
- Make sure you are face-to-face with your child and then begin your message.
- An idea is to get down to their level when you speak.
- Buy inexpensive glasses or fun, novelty glasses. You can ask the child to ‘look at your glasses’ – for some children it can be quite stressful for them to keep listening to the instruction of ‘look at me’, so adding a novelty element can help.