Today is Halloween. Of 2020. Need I say more? One could probably say that this whole year has been a trick, rather than a treat, right? But speaking of tricks, I wanted to talk about disbelief-about tricks- in terms of what we do at Brain Fit Academy. I remember when I first saw the presentation about Primitive Reflexes. I documented my experience in the post … Continue reading No Tricks, Just Treats
At Brain Fit, we don’t want our clients to stay forever. We want there to be a last day. But that also begs the question- what’s next? Once you finish integrating the reflexes, is that it? Is that when the last day happens? Well, it’s been my experience that the answer is- “no”. Well, “yes”. Well, “maybe”. You see everyone who comes to Brain Fit … Continue reading What’s Next?
My son’s Brain Fit session was about to start and his coach asked “How’s it going?”-like she usually did at the beginning of each session. As I choked back tears, I replied “(My son’s name) is doing fine, but I’m barely holding it together.” It was the time of the school year when his IEP (Individualized Education Plan) meeting would soon be taking place. I … Continue reading It’s Mom’s Turn
You know how once someone points something out to you, you start to notice that thing everywhere? Like if they tell you about a certain street sign or a new type snack food. Once you know about it, you start to find it everywhere you look. Now, I don’t know if that happens more because it’s just fresh in your mind so you’re looking for … Continue reading I See Them Everywhere
“I don’t know.” My 8 year old client replied (with a shrug) when I asked him if he had any ideas for a goal for that day’s session. This is a common response. I mean, setting goals can be tricky. How many kids sit down and start to think about the things they have trouble with? Probably not many. However, setting a goal, or an … Continue reading Confidence