Newborns and Power Outages

Newborns and Power Outages

Among other things, Hurricane Ida ravaged the region’s power grid leaving over a million people in the state of Louisiana without power. While energy companies are working tirelessly, many in Southeast Louisiana may not have power restored for several days or maybe even weeks.  Lack of air conditioning, refrigeration and other basic needs is stressful […]

Is My Child Ready for Kindergarten?

Is My Child Ready for Kindergarten?

By Tricia Donahue, Occupational Therapist Just like children begin walking and talking at different ages, they also develop social, emotional, and behavior skills at varying ages too! So while it’s common practice to use age to determine if a child is ready for kindergarten, there are a few other factors you should also consider when making […]