Occupational Therapist, yoga

Support individuals with limited language through yoga therapy

Limited language can be caused by a variety of disabilities—including developmental disabilities such as autism, Down syndrome, and cerebral palsy; various types of brain injuries such as traumatic brain injuries, strokes, and seizure disorders; or disorders such as PTSD, anxiety, and dementia.  What do they all have in common? Each of these disabilities can activate… Continue reading Support individuals with limited language through yoga therapy

Occupational Therapist, Sibling, Speaker, yoga

Emotional Responses

Photo of the book Autistics on Autism by Kerry Magro I have not sat down to write for a few months. The last post on Advocacy Without Getting Angry has summed it up well. For Autism Awareness/Acceptance/Access month, I just finished Kerry Margo's book Autistics on Autism. Every teacher, professional, or person that is affiliated… Continue reading Emotional Responses

Sibling, Speaker, yoga

Advocacy Without Getting Angry

White woman in a grey tank top yelling with hands up In the yoga community, there is a movement of yoga as social justice. In non yoga terms, it's basically to do no harm, use your voice for good, make changes in a peaceful way, and serve with no expectations. (This is really watered down.)… Continue reading Advocacy Without Getting Angry