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Welcome to my blog, where I share my passions, thoughts and ideas. I write about my passion- working with kids and families as Lead Coach and Educator at Brain Fit Academy Inc.

Brain Fit Academy is an expanding business working with children and families who are struggling with social emotional, learning and organizational challenges. We understand child development and how underlying immaturities in the brain affect learning and behaviors. Using a movement-based program, we help kids and families move forward.

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Latest From My Blog:

  • How Long is a Piece of String?
    I recently attended the annual Breakthroughs International Conference for the first time. The conference took place in Malaysia, but was online this year due to COVID-19. Since many of you may not be aware of this organization, let me explain. Breakthroughs International is the over-arching organization under which Brain Gym® International falls.  If you follow my blog and/or are clients of ours, then you will …
  • Creation is Messy
    In a previous post titled “Roots“, I talked about how the brain stem can be likened to the roots of a tree. And how at Brain Fit Academy, we build the brain from the bottom up by working on the primitive reflexes, those early motor patterns, the “roots” so to speak. So if we think about how we are building the brain- working on those …
  • The Screening
    “Boy, you really understand our son/daughter!” This is a phrase we hear a lot from parents that come to Brain Fit Academy. Very often, we hear words like that during (or after) the screening.  You may be wondering…just what is the “screening”? You see, once a family has contacted Brain Fit about our services, the first thing that happens is that a phone call is …