The Advantages of Forbrain

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There is a new product that has been of great value to many my clients, but you don’t have to be a client to get one! This product is called Forbrain! Forbrain is a bone conduction system that provides therapeutic quality of stimulation to your brain. Unlike similar products, it has scientifically designed filters to […]

Tomatis® for Autism

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Autism is in part an issue with sensory processing and motor planning.  Tomatis® can help! Autism is in part an issue with sensory processing and motor planning.  Most individuals with autism are overly sensitive to incoming sensory stimuli.  They can be seem covering their ears when there are unexpected or unwelcomed sounds, like a fire […]

Questions to Ask Your Tomatis Consultant

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  Are all Tomatis professionals the same? Do they all offer the same thing? NO! Here are some important questions to ask.     1.  Are they authorized to provide services by the official Tomatis organization? 2.  What is involved in their formal assessment? 3.  How many hours of service are included in an intensive […]

Holiday Sensory Madness

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People and families look forward to the holidays with all the visiting, singing, reminiscing and playing. It would be wonderful if everyone could enjoy it.  But those with auditory and other sensory processing problems find this time stressful and a mixed blessing, at best. The sounds of the holidays include loud music, bells and the […]

Is Your Child Out of Control? Try a Pop-Up Tent

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Troubling getting your child to focus? Is he about to get punished for not listening? Don’t punish!  Tent! Children with auditory and sensory processing problems often can’t understand what you are asking.  The louder your voice gets, the more they cannot understand.  So here is another idea.  Suggest they have time in their tent to […]

Too Much Noise? We Can Help!

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Can’t focus?  Can’t concentrate? It’s sometimes hard to tune out the sounds around you. -A chair scrapping on the floor. -Classmates whispering. -Car horn blowing outside. -Classmates reading in another part of the classroom. -Singing from the music class next door. -Birds chirping. With all that racket, how am I suppose to concentrate and learn! […]

Listen For Change to Host Tomatis® Training

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We a pleased to announce that we are hosting a Tomatis® level one training here in New York in November.  This is an entry level training for professionals interested in providing Tomatis® training with the portable Tomatis® SoListen device.  This is the 3rd year that we have been asked to host this important training, the […]

Tomatis & Adults-Learn a New Language

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Think Tomatis® is only for children?  Think again! Tomatis® audio training has a great  many applications in the adult community.  They include: self regulation sensory processing evacuation of anxiety learning disabilities voice and singing issues accent reduction acquisition of  a new language Let’s discuss acquisition of a new language.  Each language has its own rhythm, […]

Auditory Processing and Sensory Integration

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     What is auditory processing? Auditory processing is what happens after you hear, but before you respond. It is the processing of taking the sounds that have arrived at your ear, (and bones!), and sending them through the nervous system, associating them with memories and making sense of what you heard. Only then can your […]