Facilitating Better Sleep Patterns in Your Child

Facilitating Better Sleep Patterns in Your Child

“There is no ‘mould’ for your baby to fit into when it comes to sleep. Just as adults all have different sleep needs and habits, so do babies and older children.” Carly Tzanos and Lourdes Bruwer. At the Baby Therapy Centre, we are often confronted with parents who are...
The Low-Down on Play

The Low-Down on Play

“Children need the freedom and time to play. Play is not a luxury. Play is a necessity.”- Kay Redfield Jamison (Clinical Psychologist) It has become evident over the years that children no longer engage in play in the same manner or in the same quantity as they used...
Better Speech and Hearing Month

Better Speech and Hearing Month

May is Better Speech and Hearing Month and we often get questions about what the role of our Speech-Language Therapists within our early childhood intervention strategy is. According to the Health Professions Council of South Africa (2017), the scope of practice of a...
What’s With The Heavy Work?

What’s With The Heavy Work?

You’ve been for a developmental assessment with your little one and the therapists have given you all these ideas for proprioception and ‘heavy work’. What is it all about, why is it useful and how can you integrate it into your daily life with ease?   What Is...