Resources

The Likes of Youth Kit

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Posted on by Leonardo Rocker (Quirky Kid Staff)

It gives us great pleasure to unveil our most recent youth–friendly resource. The Likes of Youth is a Tool to Boost Social and Emotional Well–being for Adolescent Boys. The Likes of Youth Kit is a set of 12 Picture Cards, 24 Questions Cards and a User Manual written by Child Psychologist, Kimberley O’Brien. The LoY Kit […]

The Tell Me a Story cards

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Posted on by Leonardo Rocker (Quirky Kid Staff)

We are incredibly proud to introduce a very special Therapeutic Resources – The Tell me a Story cards. The highest you ever climbed! – The furthest you ever swam! – The fastest you ever ran! Children love stories, especially true stories describing adventure and emotional extremes. Often they will ask to hear our stories but […]

The Just Like When Cards

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Posted on by Leonardo Rocker (Quirky Kid Staff)

We are proud to announce the publication of our first therapeutic resource : The Just Like When cards.This is a limited first edition featuring  18 illustrations on tactile cards with a “Make Your Own”  JLW card kit and instruction manual for parents, teachers and therapists. Resources are available now from our online shop! See some […]

The Face It cards

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Posted on by Leonardo Rocker (Quirky Kid Staff)

We are delighted to introduce our new resource – The FACE IT Cards. The FACE IT collection always makes an impression! This set of thirty-five (35) hand-drawn cards, depicting a wide range of facial expressions, are designed to engage children and adults from diverse social and cultural backgrounds as well as those on the Autism […]

Managing Attention Difficulties

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Posted on by Leonardo Rocker (Quirky Kid Staff)

What is attention? Attention is the cognitive process of concentrating on one aspect of the environment while ignoring other things. Examples of attention include listening to one conversation while ignoring others that are going on in a room, or focusing on what is happening in the classroom when there is a sports lesson going on […]

Auditory Processing Difficulties

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Posted on by Leonardo Rocker (Quirky Kid Staff)

What is Auditory Processing? Auditory Processing refers to the brain’s ability to recognise and interpret the sounds from the surrounding environment. People with Auditory Processing difficulties do not process information in the same way as others, as their ears and brain to not completely co-ordinate. Something adversely affects the way these people recognise and interpret […]