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Babies and Children

People usually think that, being so young, babies and children should have no structural stresses or strains in their bodies. This is certainly not the case. Being born, whether naturally or by cesarean section, is often ....more
Osteopathy / Pregnancy and Childbirth

Pregnancy and Childbirth Pregnancy is a unique and powerful experience. Enormous physical, hormonal and emotional changes take place over a relatively short period of time. The body has to adapt to carrying up to 20lb of baby, waters and ....more
PDD, Aspergers, Autism

Parents have been going to doctors, paediatricians, speech therapists, occupational therapists, psychologists and then eventually get a diagnoses. (Some parents say they are going to write a book on being misdiagnosed.) ....more
Bipolar Mood Disorder in Children

Mental health is scary to talk about, especially when it comes to psychiatric illnesses. What is even more scary is when it happens to ones child, and when the onset is in their early childhood and pre teen years. ....more

Swimming is a vital life skill and all children must be taught to swim from a young age. It has been said that kids between the ages of 4years and 5 years are the highest risk of drowning. ....more
Itsy Bitsy Yoga

Itsy Bitsy Yoga brings parents & caregivers new ways to calm, soothe, and nurture your baby as well as giving you the tools to give your baby a strong and healthy foundation that will last beyond the preschool years .....more
Paediatric Occupational Therapy

Who are we? What do we do? Who do we help?
Paediatric Occupational Therapists are health professionals trained in the medical and behavioural sciences including neurology, anatomy, and psychology. .....more
What is Autism?

An angelic, normal looking child with a hidden disability.
A child with a good memory who can learn,.........more
Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder and Obsessive Compulsive Disorder

- What is all the fuss and research about?
Whereas ADHD is a behavioural disorder, OCD is an anxiety disorder
Symptoms of Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder and Obsessive Compulsive Disorder

It is estimated that 3 -7% of children suffer from ADHD, while it is diagnosed
approximately three times more often in boys than in girls. ........more
The importance of Omega 3

Many foods claim to contain this power-house essential fatty acid responsible for cell
Membrane health and maintenance in ALL cells
What is Play Therapy?

Children are brought into Play Therapy to address and resolve their problems. Often, by the time children arrive for therapy, .....more
The building blocks for letting my child blossom - self image

Our children are born into our lives as special gifts. It is our task to guide and parent them into becoming those unique individuals they are intended to be. A seed for growth
is .......more
Benefits of encouraging children to read

During the early years children are like sponges absorbing information at lightning speed. So it is vitally important that children are read aloud to at this time. .....more