Tag Archives: Behavior

Two Activities to Teach Basics of Emotional Regulation to Kids

[Source: Bounceback Parenting] Teach these two activities to kids and give them essential tools for self regulation and emotional control. This post contains affiliate links – if you purchase through them you are able to support the work of Bounceback Parenting … Continue reading

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Behavior Corner: A Focus on Mindfulness

[Source: Specialism] A few years back, I attended a conference for Speech-Language Pathologists in British Columbia. I was fortunate to learn about several new concepts, but the concept of mindfulness was a new idea for me.  It was a topic … Continue reading

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Both Chimpanzees and Humans Spontaneously Imitate Each Other’s Actions

[Source:  Science Daily] A new study from Lund University, published in the journal Primates, has instead targeted the interactive side of imitation directly, and finds that the divide between humans and chimpanzees is less clear cut. By systematically observing the spontaneous … Continue reading

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Behavior Corner: Strategies to Address Challenging Behavior in Young Children with Down Syndrome

[Source: Down Syndrome Online] This article can be found on Down Syndrome Online. Down Syndrome Online offers comprehensive information about Down syndrome, including articles, books and scientific papers. Children with Down syndrome are at an increased risk for engaging in challenging … Continue reading

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Flame Retardant Chemicals Linked to Social Behavior in Young Children

[Source: Medical News Today] Some chemicals added to furniture, electronics and numerous other goods to prevent fires may have unintended developmental consequences for young children, according to a pilot study released today. Researchers from Oregon State University found a significant … Continue reading

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