Integrated Listening Systems Therapy for ADHD, Autism Spectrum and Improved Learning

iLs is a brain stimulation intervention that is based on the fact that we can change our brain – we can essentially re-wire it through specific and repeated stimulation, a concept known as neuroplasticity. As in building strength and endurance with physical exercise, we are able to build neurological pathways and synaptic activity at any…

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Is Your Child’s Gut Health Affecting their Brain?

Is Your Child’s Gut Health Messing with Their Brain? One of the unique characteristics of children who suffer from childhood disorders such as dyslexia, ADHD, learning disabilities and autism spectrum is that they often suffer from other more subtle signs of a poor functioning immune system. Immune health is reflective of brain health because both…

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3 Tips For a Better Back-To-School for Kids with ADHD, LD & Autism

While back-to-school can be a welcome change with the return to a schedule–for children with learning and behaviour challenges, it can also present challenges that parents and kids dread. Struggles waking up, getting organized, dressed and on the bus on time–nevermind the homework battles or receiving notes from the school can leave kids and parents…

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Improve Learning with Integrated Listening Systems

Often, our educational interventions are putting a roof on a weak foundation.  The acquisition of reading, writing, math and other academic skills is dependent upon a normally-developed nervous system. Communication between the brain’s two hemispheres and integration of sensory input from the eyes, ears and motor systems must be intact for adequate response to intervention…

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How Sound Therapy Can Improve ADHD

ADHD is typically defined as a problem with inattentiveness, lack of concentration, hyper-activity, impulsivity or a combination thereof.  Most current strategies for addressing these symptoms are behavioral or pharmaceutical.  The behavioral approach is a good start but it relies on the cognitive processes of the cortex, our “thinking brain,” which are often ineffective when it…

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