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Sensory W.I.S.E. Solutions Podcast for Parents

Laura Petix, The OT Butterfly

Calling all parents! Do you have a neurodivergent child with sensory processing challenges or Sensory Processing Disorder (SPD)? Looking for some practical tips and advice from an Occupational Therapist’s expert in sensory development? This podcast is for you! Every week, Laura Petix, (aka The OT Butterfly) will educate you on the impact that sensory processing has on your child’s learning and behavior. She’ll teach you the why behind your child’s behavior, how to identify their sensory profiles, how to support them using sensory strategies and how you can engage with them using the just right challenge. Being a parent of a child with SPD can feel so isolating, but Laura’s here to let you know, you are not alone. Get comfy, press play and imagine yourself hanging out with your new OT mom bestie. 

Episodes
How to support regulation around the summer break transitionJune 26, 2023
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Kids are ready- a conversation with Jelani Memory, founder and CEO of A Kids CoJune 22, 2023
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Giftedness and Neurodiversity with Caitlin Greer MeisterJune 19, 2023
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Using music as a vehicle to support the neurodivergent brain, with Diana Cameron of Kindermusik June 12, 2023
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Repair & Restitution: why it’s important and how to do it, with Myla Leinweber B.Ed, M.Ed, PCI Certified Parent CoachJune 05, 2023
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Unscripted: Interviewing my 5 year old about emotional regulation & sensory sensitivityMay 29, 2023
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4 steps to supporting your child’s sensory sensitivitiesMay 22, 2023
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Unscripted: Trust the processMay 15, 2023
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How to talk to kids about their nervous systemMay 08, 2023
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When your parenting styles differ from your partner’s: Tips from a Clinical PsychologistMay 01, 2023
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Neurodiversity and interoception with Kelly Mahler, MS OTR/LApril 24, 2023
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Re-Air: How to make the most of Occupational Therapy ServicesApril 17, 2023
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How to advocate for OT with your pediatrician: with Dr. Krupa PlayforthApril 10, 2023
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The role of OT in a school based setting: unpacking IEPs and 504 plans with Casey Waugh, MS OTR/LApril 03, 2023
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Why you shouldn’t worry about your preschooler’s handwriting skills, with Susie Allison, M.Ed.March 27, 2023
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Unscripted: Update on our clothing sensitivity journeyMarch 20, 2023
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From whole body listening to everyday regulation with Elizabeth SautterMarch 13, 2023
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Re-air: Is it Sensory or is it Behavior? March 06, 2023
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How to get started with a sensory lifestyle in 5 easy stepsFebruary 27, 2023
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Proprioception: what is it and how does it support my child?February 20, 2023
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Behind the scenes: After a "worry-bug" meltdownFebruary 13, 2023
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Interoception: the missing piece to emotional regulationFebruary 06, 2023
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Learning from my mistakes: Neurodivergent playdate editionJanuary 30, 2023
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Is low self esteem and SPD linked? January 23, 2023
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How this mom helped her sensory sensitive son gain confidence and find joyJanuary 15, 2023
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