Importance of wellness checkups for children

During the childhood years children develop at a fast rate, it’s important they get regular checkups with their health-care provider. These well-child visits provide an excellent opportunity for [...]

The Benefits of Touch and Massage for Babies and Children

Relief – massage can relief discomfort from teething, congestion, gas, colic, and emotional stress Bonding – more intimate interaction with parent and baby/child helping to foster the [...]

Tips for Traveling with Children who have Special Developmental and Physical Needs

Traveling is a great way for children to explore the world around them, and it provides the best opportunity to bond as a family and learn together. Traveling with kids with developmental and [...]


Sabrina Van Why, LCSW

Sabrina believes that we are all created with the capacity to grow and heal. This often involves making hard choices, including daring to invite others into our journey. As a therapist, Sabrina’s [...]

Outdoor Safety

Spending time outside and playing is very important to your child’s growth and development.  Playing outside helps them to learn skills, burn off extra energy, maintain good physical and mental [...]

The Importance of Mental Health Awareness for Children and Teens

Why is mental health important? Mental health is key to living a healthy and balanced life. “It is important for healthy development at every stage of life, from childhood and adolescence through [...]

Life with Autism – Told by Families

As a parent you always want what is best for your child. You want them to be successful in life. When you are told your child has autism those thoughts go away, and you start to think how to get [...]


Tips for Working with Children who Have Autism

Experienced Registered Behavior Technicians were asked to share their top tips for interacting with children who have autism.  These tips are derived from the science of Applied Behavior [...]


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Depression During Pregnancy and After Birth

“Depression is a serious mental illness that causes distressing symptoms and impacts both physical and mental health. According to the National Institute of Mental Health, “about 6% of women, [...]