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Be The Holistic Care Provider Parents Need

Be The Holistic Care Provider Parents Need

Sometimes it can be hard to draw a line in the sand of how much extra holistic support we offer apart from Chiropractic care. In this video I’ll give you a few tips on how you can easily be the holistic care provider for your families. Parents want you to be their go to person... Read More
How to include the absent parent in care

How to include the absent parent in care

When you start working with a new family do you have both parents present 100% of the time? If not then you have a whole other person to work with at home. In this video I go through some easy ways to include the absent parent in their child’s chiropractic care. Parents have two main... Read More
How to Start Your Regular Consult With Kids

How to Start Your Regular Consult With Kids

Want to wow your families? Want to engage the kids in healthy decision making between appointments? When working with kids, we want to make the experience something that is wonderful but also something that actually changes the way that they work at home. We want to talk to them about how to take care of... Read More
Measuring improvements in kids under ‘wellness care’

Measuring improvements in kids under ‘wellness care’

If you are a chiropractor that focuses on wellness care, moving families from the acute phase of care to the remodeling phase  and into wellness care, is of paramount importance. The journey of educating families in how chiropractic help them and the importance of ongoing care is often quite tricky when family members are no... Read More
How To Motivate & Praise Kids

How To Motivate & Praise Kids

I’ve always believed that being healthy and learning how to be healthy is a fun thing. How cool is it we all have a body that is just so smart that it knows how to self-regulate and heal all the time – when the nervous system is happy and healthy. In this video I share with... Read More
The Best Toys To Have In Your Adjusting Room

The Best Toys To Have In Your Adjusting Room

Where there are kids, there needs to be toys. Toys provide a form of entertainment, they can be useful during your examination and they can also help engage kids in their chiropractic experience. So what are the best types of toys you need to have in your practice? We want our practice to be full... Read More
Backpack Checks & School Kids

Backpack Checks & School Kids

Do you care for schoolkids in your practice? How do you take care of them in the New Year? What do you do to get kids ready for school? As chiropractors focused on well-being and long-term health, we play an important role in childhood development. In this video I go through some of the easy... Read More
Communicating The Big Idea

Communicating The Big Idea

How many families have you started care with that now don’t come regularly or have stopped coming entirely? Do you often think that families that drop out of care are doing so because they ‘just don’t get it? How many families that you are looking after reach wellness care? How many of your families are... Read More
How to explain the role of pain to parents

How to explain the role of pain to parents

One of the hardest things about working with young children, particularly babies is that they can’t tell you when they are in pain or feeling uncomfortable. So what do you do in your examination when you realise that a baby is in pain? How do you show the family? How do you explain this? Perhaps... Read More
Moving from problem based to long-term function focus

Moving from problem based to long-term function focus

I recently had a question from a chiropractor who asked me what to do or say when a family starts the consult with  ‘can you see changes yet, how are things going? The chiropractor didn’t know how to tackle these questions, particularly because they wanted to steer the family towards wellness care, and felt by... Read More
Baby Wearing – Information For Our Families

Baby Wearing – Information For Our Families

Do you get questions from parents about baby carriers? Which carriers are better than others and why? It’s important that we emphasise the importance of baby wearing and which features are the most important to look for when choosing a carrier. In today’s video I go through the answers to these important questions, so you... Read More
Primitive Reflexes, Postural Reflexes & Development

Primitive Reflexes, Postural Reflexes & Development

Primitive and postural reflexes…. Milestones and development! What does it all mean? What’s the best way to help parents get their head around it all? In this video I take you through the explanation I use when I’m working with a young family. I remember when I first started really looking into paediatric developmental care... Read More