Category Archives for Special Needs

Brilliant Learning Tips for Students Who Learn Differently

Children who are labeled with learning challenges simply learn differently. Learn specific tips and strategies that will open the window of opportunity for teaching your child, making learning fun and increasing accuracy. Learn how to determine your child’s learningstrength and how to implement these strengths into every area of curriculum. More about JoQueta Handy: JoQueta […]

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Don’t Dys-miss Me- A look at the neglected learning disabilities

There is something wrong with how your child deals with learning but you can’t quite figure it out? Perhaps you have a diagnosis like Auditory Processing Disorder but it’s dismissed as a throw away diagnosis. Let’s talk about the neglected learning disabilities! How to find out what the problem is. How to find therapy home […]

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Equipping Minds Through Games

The brain can change, as the latest research on neuroplasticity has proven. Cognitive and educational gains have been proven with this evidence-based curriculum, which everyone can replicate and use. Participants can put this research into practice by learning specificbrain-training exercises that have been proven to increase working memory, processing, comprehension, reasoning, attention, and long-term memory […]

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Understanding, Identifying, Assessing, and Strengthening Cognitive Abilities for All Ages and Abilities through a Multi-Disciplinary Approach

Learn how to access your learner’s strengths and challenges. Understand how and when to integrate exercise, nutrition, vision therapy, sound therapy, neurodevelopmental/movement therapy, vestibular therapy, and cognitive therapy. You will learn different exercises to use in each area to improve learning. A holistic approach is the most effective method to strength and create neuropathways in […]

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My Preschooler is Really Smart, Like Gifted. Now What Do I Do?

What do gifted children need? Especially in the early years.  Giftedness and Executive Function.  Hypersensitivities are part of the package. How to cope. ​ More about Donna Goff: Donna Goff   “My husband, Roger, and I are parents of seven children (four sons and three daughters). We are also grandparents to thirteen grandchildren (three granddaughters […]

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How Do I Teach This Kid?

Everywhere a homeschooling mom turns, there seems to be one more book about some flavor of four learning styles. But these existing assessments never seemed to fully help in the Gary household, so Carol developed a list of her own! Is your child one who learns “inside the box” or “outside the box”? Perhaps your […]

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Nourishing Hope: How to Help a Child with Autism or ADHD to Improve Through Nutrition and Diet

This workshop was presented in the 2014 Special Needs Conference which was a free live online conference, and is now Plus members-only content. Julie Matthews Julie Matthews About Julie Matthews:​Wife to a US Marine, and mother of Connor, 5, who is recovered from autism, Maria used to work in health care but discovered on her journey […]

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Recovery is Real: Effective Methods to Recover from Autism

This workshop was presented in the 2014 Special Needs Conference which was a free live online conference, and is now Plus members-only content. Maria O’Neil Maria O’Neil About Maria O’Neil:​Wife to a US Marine, and mother of Connor, 5, who is recovered from autism, Maria used to work in health care but discovered on her journey […]

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Special Needs Independence – Everyone Can Help

This live presentation aired during the 2016 Homeschooling Special Needs ConferenceTeaching Independence to Special Needs Children – Everyone CAN Help!It seems everyone talks about teaching our children the value of work, but what does that look like when your child has special needs? These kinds of skills can be challenging sometimes for homeschool parents. Learn […]

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Teaching the Non-Verbal Child

This live presentation aired during the 2016 Homeschooling Special Needs ConferenceHOW TO TEACH THE NON-VERBAL CHILD: If You Think Your Child Can’t Read, Think Again!One of the greatest accomplishments for a parent is to see their child reading, especially for the nonverbal child. In this lecture, you will learn how Dr. Handy has helped nonverbal […]

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