Reflexes

Reflexes

Reflexes are natural uncontrolled movements present in our bodies. Some are present in infants, but should be integrated at a certain age to prevent negatively influencing our everyday activities and movements. Click on the link below to read more about reflexes and the effects they can have on our every day lives.

The Visual System

The Visual System

The visual system plays an important role in how we interpret our environment. Difficulties with this system are not just linked to visual acuity, but also involves the child's ability to take in visual information without feeling overwhelmed. Click on the link below to read more about the visual system.

The Tactile System

The Tactile System

The tactile system is important in allowing our children to explore and learn about their environment. Difficulties with this system can result in children either seeking tactile input, or avoiding different textures. Click on the link below to read more about the tactile system. 

The Use of Touch

The Use of Touch

There are many ways we communicate with our infants - we speak to them, we play peek-a-boo, and we give them loves and tickles. These are all important for their early development; but one method that does not get enough credit is the use of physical touch. Click on the article below to read about its importance in our children's lives.