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PRIMITIVE REFLEXES: How Retained Primitive Reflexes are Holding My Child Back in Learning and Motor Development Primitive Reflexes

How Retained Primitive Reflexes are Holding My Child Back in Learning and Motor Development This article provides information about retained Primitive Reflexes and how parents, teachers and therapists can help their child with these issues. When I use the term “retained Primitive Reflexes,” I might as well be speaking a foreign language for many of you. Most parents, teachers and even some therapists have never...

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MYTHS: The Myths about Retained Primitive Reflexes that could be Holding Your Child Back in their Learning and Motor Development Primitive Reflexes

The Myths about Retained Primitive Reflexes that could be Holding Your Child Back in their Learning and Motor Development This article provides information about myths regarding retained Primitive Reflexes and how parents, teachers and therapists can help their child with these issues. Because retained Primitive Reflexes can be confusing and often misunderstood, there are several myths out there that many parents and teachers overlook when...

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RED FLAGS: Are these Warning Signs and Red Flags Telling Me My Child may have a Retained Primitive Reflex Delaying their Learning Development? Primitive Reflexes

Are these Warning Signs and Red Flags Telling Me My Child may have a Retained Primitive Reflex Delaying their Learning Development? This article provides parents, teachers and therapists with warning signs and red flags to watch for if you suspect your child has a retained Primitive Reflex hindering their learning and academic development. What most parents and teachers don’t realize is a child could have...

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Why my Child Experiences “Deer in the Headlights,” Fear, Anxiety, Night Terrors and Phobias Primitive Reflexes

Fear Paralysis Reflex: Why my Child Experiences “Deer in the Headlights,” Fear, Anxiety, Night Terrors and Phobias This article provides helpful information for parents who have children that may have retained the Fear Paralysis Reflex and other primitive reflexes. Affiliate links are included for your convenience. In a recent 2009 study it was discovered that one in six kids have some type of sensory processing...

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TOE WALKING: Doctor Attributes Toe Walking to Signs of Poor Vestibular Development

Toe Walking: Doctor Attributes Toe Walking to Signs of Poor Vestibular This post contains affiliate links for your convenience. A little girl balances on her tip-toes. Given this simple sentence, most people will envision a little girl in a tutu, standing before a mirror and grasping a wooden bar. It’s common to find a ballerina on her toes. It’s also common to see very small...

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