Tag: self-awareness

Meditation: Introduction To Lessons

See Also: Meditation: Introduction Meditation: Setting the Stage Meditation: Introduction to Lessons Meditation: Quick Meditation Meditation: The Candle Meditation: Modified Candle For Children Meditation: Beads Meditation: Direct Seeing Approaching Therapy Remember, the idea is to practice meditation and to try…

Ball Bounce Instructions

  Ball Bounce Instructions These instructions are only a sample of the many things you can do with simple balls. Balls have a bad name in part because they are known to break things in classrooms and homes. The key…

Stickman Figures

  Stickman Figures Stickman Figures are a series of simple drawings with a simple premise: Identify the hand that is holding the object. The directions are very simple and this drill is extremely useful with children who are having difficulty…

Meditation: Introduction

See Also: Meditation: Introduction Meditation: Setting the Stage Meditation: Introduction to Lessons Meditation: Quick Meditation Meditation: The Candle Meditation: Modified Candle For Children Meditation: Beads Meditation: Direct Seeing Approaching Therapy In order to walk a tightrope, the walker must first…

Self-Awareness and Control

  See Also: • Approaching Therapy • Meditation We are concerned with children’s visual function, knowing that visual function must be in optimal condition if the child is to operate well in the classroom. Also important for the child: • the ability to…

Harmon Circles – Motor Equivalents

The apparatus for this exercise specifies use of a chalkboard. As these are hard to find and any smooth writing surface may be used (i.e. you might put sheets of white paper on a wall, or use a whiteboard with…

Harmon Lines – Space Organization

Purpose:  To develop awareness of symmety of movement and projection on both sides of midline with peripheral visual monitoring. Materials:  Chalkboard, chalk The materials for this exercise specifies use of a chalkboard. As these are hard to find and any smooth…

Yardstick and Origami

   Purpose: To develop awareness of peripheral visual information, to become aware of the periphery during movement, to develop fixation/localization/targeting skills, to deliberately alternate between central and peripheral visual awareness, and to improve eye teaming (binocular movement) skills. As an…

Eye Movement Control – Awareness

  PURPOSE:  The purpose of these activities is to help the patient develop understanding of how the eyes move, the ability to control these movements in a coordinated and effortless manner, and the ability to visually anticipate movement or change. Precise and…

Templates Geometric Form

  Print off and read the attached document. The instructions in the attachment to this activity are self-explanatory. If yo do not have a chalkboard, find a whiteboard and erasable markers. Heavier weight corrugated cardboard is best for creating drawing…