ParentTV Highlights: This Weeks Snapshot

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This weeks’ highlights include:

Sensory Processing Disorder (SPD) Explained

Sensory Processing Disorder is something we are hearing about more and more when it comes to our kids. It is something that you might not pick up, unless you know the signs. Allison Davies, Brain Care Specialist has a course covering all things SPD which you can check out here:


5 Helpful Ways to Comfort a Crying Child

From newborns to adulthood, crying is a release of emotion that is perfectly healthy and natural. Newborn babies are solely dependant on their parents and crying is their only form of communication. As such, there are a myriad of things they may be trying to communicate with different cries.

As they get older, the reasons for crying in toddlers and young children will change. Sometimes, it can be frustrating to deal with constant tears and tantrums, particularly if you have more than one child.

As parents, we need to understand the source of frustration and emotions our little ones are going through to best decide how we can soothe them and provide them with the reassurance they need.

Letting Kids Quit Activities 

Quitting sounds negative, but kids should have space to try things and walk away when they don’t like it.