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Halloween-Themed Attention & Perception Training Exercises

"Halloween-themed attention & perception training exercises." Kind of a mouthful, isn't it? That'a just a fancy way of saying that we're going to use Halloween songs to work on attention and perception skills (like listening and following directions). Here's an idea that can be used with clients of all ages: Play a spooky Halloween song [...]

Halloween-Themed Attention & Perception Training Exercises2019-10-17T12:43:37+00:00

A Cognitive Intervention Roundup

Lately, I've been working a lot of cognitive interventions into my sessions, particularly those that are targeted towards improving attention skills. So today I thought I'd do a roundup of all the posts I've created that target cognitive skills. Arousal orientation, localization, auditory perception skills, alternating attention - I cover it all. I thought maybe [...]

A Cognitive Intervention Roundup2018-07-21T00:07:11+00:00

Amp Up Your Work on Auditory Perception Skills

It's been a while since I've been on the blog to write! My family went on a Spring Break trip at the end of March (to St. Pete Beach and to see "real" mermaids at Weeki Wachee Springs!) and I've been playing catch up ever since we returned. But, I am very happy to be [...]

Amp Up Your Work on Auditory Perception Skills2018-07-21T00:16:31+00:00

Can’t Stop the Feeling

  Don't you just love "Can't Stop the Feeling?" by Justin Timberlake. It is so darn catchy and instantly puts me in a good mood when I hear it. I used the song in my sessions yesterday and it was a huge hit. The clients (children in grades K-5) loved it AND it was incredibly effective in [...]

Can’t Stop the Feeling2017-05-17T15:51:08+00:00