Engaging Kids Archives - Dr Jacey Pryjma

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When Kids Get You in Trouble

When Kids Get You in Trouble

Have you ever been in trouble from the kids in your practice? This week I was caught out! I was in so much trouble from a child that comes into our practice that I just wanted to tell you about it! In this video, I’ll go through what you need to do to avoid this... Read More
How to make a toddler more comfortable

How to make a toddler more comfortable

Some kids are completely wary of new people. Stranger danger is stronger in some kids than others. So how do you make a child more comfortable when he or she is extremely wary of new people or cry’s every time the family comes in for their adjustments? Today I share 6 easy to implement tips.... 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
How To Help Kids Feel At Ease

How To Help Kids Feel At Ease

When I spoke with some of my chiropractic colleagues and asked them what they thought about working with kids I heard a few common phrases ‘kids don’t like me’ or ‘I’m not good with kids’, ‘I don’t know how to speak to kids’, ‘I’m scared of kids’ or ‘kids are scared of me’. If you... Read More
How to get your cranial work done with wiggly kids

How to get your cranial work done with wiggly kids

How do you get all your cranial work done with wiggly kids that won’t sit still? Cranial work is such an important part of working with kids, but it can be tricky when the child you’re working with is a wiggle worm! Often a child will wriggle and squirm during their Cranial work not because... Read More
Communicating Chiropractic To Kids

Communicating Chiropractic To Kids

Working with children is both fun and rewarding. As Chiropractors we know the amazing part that we play in the long term health of every child that we see. Communicating chiropractic to kids can be tricky. Sometimes however, we forget to really engage the children into the process. Do the kids in your practise know... Read More
Manage Your Time With Kids Appointments

Manage Your Time With Kids Appointments

Have you worked with children who just haven’t enjoyed their adjustments? What approach have you taken? How do you manage your time with kids appointments? Do you know best way to approach the consult when you have a squirmy child? Enjoy watching today’s video where I share some tips on being able to get the... Read More
Safety Warning – Safe Adjustments For Kids

Safety Warning – Safe Adjustments For Kids

A quick safety warning – safe adjustments for kids – activator & drop piece equipment. We have a responsibility to the children we look after to ensure their safety is paramount when they visit us in practice. We know that chiropractic is a safe and effective way to care for children, but often both our... Read More
When a Child Doesn’t Enjoy A Chiropractic Adjustment

When a Child Doesn’t Enjoy A Chiropractic Adjustment

Have you ever had trouble working out when a child doesn’t enjoy a chiropractic adjustment, is it because of the technique you use, or are they just being naughty? It can sometimes be hard to tell. There are so many chiropractic techniques out there. It is important to have a full range that you call... Read More
The Child That Says No

The Child That Says No

The perfect day that has been running smoothly and filled with happy children can easily be thrown out of whack the minute you get a young child that says No! No to getting onto the table, No to sitting on mum’s lap and No to being adjusted. It can make your whole day run late... Read More
A Simple Marketing Tool For Chiropractors Working With Kids

A Simple Marketing Tool For Chiropractors Working With Kids

This weeks topic came about by accident, but I discovered a simple marketing tool for chiropractors working with kids. It was something that I hadn’t planned, but was working a treat! It all came about when several adults patients made comments on how they enjoyed watching me greet the kids as they came in and... Read More