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After noticing a lack of neurodiverse-affirming resources for teachers and parents, we set out to create materials that are supportive, adaptive, age appropriate, respectful, engaging, and easy to implement.

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What We Are Currently Working On...

How to Surf the Waves by Dr. Tracey DeMaria

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This book is a curriculum for elementary students on emotional regulation. Using the metaphor of waves of emotions, plus themed lessons that explore the ocean, waves, and how to "surf," kids will begin to master emotional awareness and control and eventually become experienced "surfers." 

Cool features in this book: 

  • Colorful and intuitive lesson plans

  • Handouts and links for the lessons

  • Adaptations for different abilities

  • Picture/word vocabulary lists

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