Are Labels Everything?

Anxiety, ADHD, ASD, OCD, Depression, ODD.. the list could go on.  Everyone knows a child with one of these labels or diagnoses. We could go into the intricacies of each of these until the cows come home, but then what?  At the end of the day, it’s how these labels show up in your child’s life; the nitty-gritty details fall … Read More

Brain-Body Balance

Low Tone, Clumsy, Uncoordinated.  Many parents take their child to a pediatric chiropractor, an OT or a PT for “low tone” issues. So what exactly is “low tone?”  “Tone” refers to the amount of activation or energy in our muscles. Kids with low tone have less than normal muscle activation or energy in their bodies. Low tone around the core … Read More

Honey, have you been drinking?

Does your child seem to have trouble with coordination? Are they clumsy, unbalanced, disorganized, have trouble learning or just seem to have trouble putting things together? One of the most important areas of the developing brain in a child is the cerebellum. The cerebellum plays a huge role in cognition, emotion, immune and most importantly, motor skills. Most kids who … Read More