In Praise of Baby Steps

I had some great sessions with clients today, who inspired me to write this blog entry. Thank you. You know who you are! Being a parent is one of life’s greatest joys; and yet one of its greatest challenges. Having a child with a developmental disability is another... read more

3 Steps to Calm: Online Group Coaching for ASD Moms!

– Does stress impact your relationship with your ASD child and family? – Are power struggles a problem in your home? – Do you feel like you’re going it alone?   “The well-being of children is inseparable from the well-being of all the critical... read more

Moms – Need Some Instant Stress Relief? Try This Now.

Were you hopping this past long weekend? Long weekends are wonderful, but they can leave us feeling depleted. Physical and emotional self-management are at the core of my work, for both Moms and kids. We all need our precious energy to be our best. This fast and... read more

Get Back-to-school Ready!

School is two weeks away! Let’s get Back-to-school Ready! Whether you see it or not, it’s likely that your child’s emotional barometer is on the rise! It’s time to begin gearing down – yes, gearing down – for the start of the school... read more

How to Break Negative Behaviour Patterns

I hope 2016 is off to a great start for you and your family. We all fall into negative patterns in our relationships. It’s human nature. Just like the old vinyl records follow the grooves to play music, our brains are hardwired to reinforce our habits. Here’s an... read more

Let’s “Get Real” This Holiday Season!

Greetings! This holiday season, I invite you to think about what truly makes sense for you and your family. Follow these suggestions, and give yourself permission to enjoy yourself. You deserve it. Thou shalt NOT over-schedule. It’s time to get real – as in... read more

So why start with Parent Training? Isn’t this about your child?

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Thinking about RDI? Here’s what to expect!

You’re parents that want to take the lead in your child’s ASD treatment. You desperately want to feel competent at home, and you don’t want to pass your child off to someone else, leaving you out of the equation. An RDI Program may be what you’ve been looking... read more

Tips to prevent summer chaos!

For many families, the summer is a mixed blessing. Childcare for working parents can be fraught with challenge, and suitable camps aren’t always feasible. On top of that, highly anticipated time away from work can go “south” before you’ve... read more

What is Neuroplasticity?

One of the things I learned while pursuing my Certified Professional Coach Designation, is this; a powerful question can change how we look at things. So, I’d like to ask you a powerful question. Here goes: As a parent to your ASD child, what is your intention? What... read more