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IM Training Sets the Stage for Success

Learn how Brian got back to acting, and not just acting out.
Brian is the youngest of three children and lives at home with his mother, father and two older siblings. He is seven years old. His parents reported that Brian was delivered full-term; however, he was born with Transient Tachypnea of the Newborn (TTN) causing […]

March 20th, 2017|ADHD, Brain Training, Children, Interactive Metronome|

Bringing Joy Back Into Childhood

Kevin is a 3 and a half year old little boy who was born premature and demonstrates developmental delays. He attends a developmental preschool and receives occupational, physical and speech therapy. Kevin is non-verbal and communicates through facial expressions, vocalizations and crying. Kevin made fleeting eye contact and was easily overwhelmed with his classroom environment, […]

March 8th, 2017|ADHD, Children, Interactive Metronome|

For a healthy brain, Enjoying a laugh with your kids

For a healthy brain, Enjoying a laugh
A sense of humour is the ability to understand humour and/or appreciate a joke. A person with a well-developed sense of humour can recognise what’s funny in others and in life. Joking around with your kids can help their brain develop this essential, important skill.

Intelligence
Making, telling and laughing at jokes helps kids appreciate […]

February 14th, 2017|Adult, Brain Training, Children|

Get ADHD children to play outdoors more!

Can you remember playing outside as a kid? A time to run around and let loose, play with your friends and explore! You may remember walking or riding to school and making up all kinds of imaginative games on the greenbelt or in your back yard. Well, that doesn’t happen much anymore.

Today, children suffer from nature-deficit which […]

February 8th, 2017|ADHD, Children|

Help Your ADHD Child Deal With Perceived Failures

Failure may disappoint and hurt a child with ADHD, but it shouldn’t devastate him. His self-esteem takes a hit because he interprets each negative experience as further proof that he is a “loser.” The following words can be for any child but those with ADHD are far less resilient and struggle to contain their emotions.

Very […]

January 19th, 2017|ADHD, Children|

Interactive Metronome Feedback Reports

Charles, a 10-year-old boy, was battling with Reading Fluency & Self-Esteem. His parents were referred for speech therapy and then IM because of his low grades at school. He especially struggled in maths, and didn’t like to read at all! Charles was extremely motivated from the very beginning of his IM sessions. He set himself […]

December 5th, 2016|Children, Education|

Sensory in Summer!

As the summer holidays approach, the world changes for a child with a sensory processing disorder. The type of clothing you wear, the temperature, the foods you eat, your daily schedule, where you play, the list could go on and on. These changes can put sensory kiddo’s over the edge. But, there are things one […]

November 25th, 2016|Children|

Giving your special-needs child the attention she requires

Do you concentrate on the positive in your child – traits like boundless energy, creative thinking and a giftedness with people? Do you praise your child and tell her that as a result of these traits she is going to go further in certain fields and types of work than other people who are quieter […]

September 30th, 2015|ADHD, Children|

How Interactive Metronome Helps with Rugby

In the game of rugby there are a variety of attributes that a team member must have in order for the team to have success. Some of the most required skills of a rugby player include speed, focus, mental processing for strategising, balance and of course timing. In South Africa, Rugby is a very popular […]

March 10th, 2015|Adult, Children, Sport & Performance|

Learn to filter out internal and external distractions

Learning disabilities and difficulties can be quite a challenge to overcome, but they can be worked with. Someone who struggles to concentrate and learn should not feel that all hope is lost. If you have a child that seems to be struggling to learn, then understand that you have options. By participating in Interactive Metronome […]

April 10th, 2014|Adult, Children|