Airy Melody BLOG

    The potty training blues

    I do not have any great tips on potty training.  But I do have song about potty training to cheer you up I am an ABA therapist who specializes in working with autistic children and their families. I am also a mother with two grown children. When it comes to potty...

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    Stay-at-home Mom (or Dad)… OR… daycare?

    Should you be a stay-at-home Mom (or Dad) Here is my big fat opinion about staying home with your children. If you WANT to stay home with your children... and your spouse/partner is okay with it.. do it! Here is the REST of my big fat opinion. If you cannot afford to...

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    Autism and tantrums during ABA therapy…. what to do

    Help! When your child tantrums during home-based ABA therapy In some states, and counties, insurance pays for home-based  ABA therapy. This means that you may suddenly have an influx of strangers in your house. This is huge change for you AND your whole family. The...

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    4 Bedtime tips for kids to make bedtimes easier

     1. Avoid exciting activities a few hours before bedtime. This is not the time to play tickle, video games, or anything else that gets your child excited. Do not let your child watch exciting movies, the news, or sports. If your child is a sports fan, record nighttime...

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    NIGHT TERRORS… What you need to know… when to seek help

    NO NIGHT TERRORS,, great night! Jack loves his relaxation CD!!!! He has already asked to listen to it again tonight and EVERY night…” — Amy Bryant Furbee, Jack’s Mother NIGHT TERROR CHEAT SHEET Disclaimer: This information is not meant to replace diagnosis or care...

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