Five Ways to Reduce the Summer Slide

Five Ways to Reduce the Summer Slide

Although summer is more than halfway over for most school districts, there is still ample time to infuse fun and learning into your child’s days.  Summer vacation can be a fun and memorable time for many children and families across the country.  Often, families...
Let’s Play Awhile, Before It’s Too Late

Let’s Play Awhile, Before It’s Too Late

I think that we need to take a step back just a smidgen. What do you think of when you see or hear the word, play? Come on, take a few seconds and really picture it. Picture a scene either from your own childhood or having seen other children engaged in play. Stay...
I am a BCBA, ask me what I do.

I am a BCBA, ask me what I do.

Behavior Analysis Behavior analysis is the science of analyzing behavior and, for this blog, human behavior. Behaviorism believes people engage in behavior due to the consequences. There are two types of consequences, punishment, and reinforcement. In simple terms,...
April is Autism Awareness Month

April is Autism Awareness Month

April is Autism Awareness month and during this month, The Key will discuss topics related to Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). We will provide an overview of the diagnostic criteria, clinical tips & strategies. Providing accessible and relatable information for...