4 Aug · Kamini Lakhani · 6 Comments

Why You Should Not Stop Your Child from Stimming

Why You Should Not Stop Your Child from Stimming At a recent workshop, a special educator said to me, “All these children you work with are so calm. What about children who are hyperactive? How can we control their hyperactivity?”   “Good question. What do you mean by hyperactive?” I asked.   “Oh, they run ...

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27 Jul · Kamini Lakhani · 9 Comments

3 Simple Strategies Which Will Change Your Life

3 Simple Strategies Which Will Change Your Life   “It’s his birthday tomorrow,” She said.   “How lovely. How old is he?” I asked.   “Oh, he’ll turn 7.”   “But I’m not too keen to celebrate his birthday,” she responded.   “Why is that?” I asked.   “Actually, I don’t like to celebrate his ...

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13 Jul · Kamini Lakhani · 9 Comments

What is Your Biggest Fear?

What Is Your Biggest Fear? I felt a wonderful sense of adventure exploring Paris on my own.   One afternoon, I decided to take the metro instead of a cab. My hotel was 30 minutes away. The kind officer at the service center at the station gave me a printout of the directions. I had ...

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6 Jul · Kamini Lakhani · 3 Comments

5 Aspects Which Matter More Than Your Child’s Grades

5 Aspects Which Matter More Than Your Child's Grades “He’s just slightly touched by autism,” she said.   “What do you mean by slightly touched?” I asked.   “Oh he’s high functioning. He just completed his 10th grade. With God’s grace, he’s able to cope with academics. Of course I had to work very hard, ...

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29 Jun · Kamini Lakhani · 6 Comments

How to Meet Your Own Needs And Keep Your Child Happy At the Same Time

How to Meet Your Own Needs And Keep Your Child Happy At the Same Time She was on tenterhooks all morning, gulping down her breakfast.   A meeting was scheduled with the head teacher in charge of admissions. It was a good school, well located and known for its services. There weren’t too many options ...

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