LD Expert Podcast

Episode 60: Mental Flexibility Tools for Neurodiverse Learners – Jill Stowell


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    In this Episode


    Adapting to change can be really difficult for our neurodiverse learners, particularly those on the autism spectrum.

    In this episode, we’re going to talk about why change is so hard and look at some tools for helping your child build stronger comprehension and mental flexibility.

    In this week's episode, you'll learn:

    • Reasons behind mental inflexibility
    • Tips for you and your inflexible child or teen
    • 2 easy strategies you can use right now to integrate both hemispheres of the brain

    Episode Highlight

     "The first step in building more mental and emotional flexibility is identifying the underlying skills that are not serving the student well enough."

    - Jill Stowell