I AM MOM Parenting Podcast

Welcome to the I AM MOM Parenting Journey! This is a parenting podcast to help you become present, calm and connected while creating a family environment where everyone can thrive. The I AM MOM Parenting Podcast provides Inspiration and Actionable Steps to help you Manifest the Meaningful and Magical life you desire for you and your family. Hosted by Dimple Arora, Founder of Mindful Evolution and Shaista Fatehali, Founder of Thrive Kids. Dimple and Shaista are two moms passionate about sharing effective parenting and mom life strategies based on modern science and thousands of hours of combined experience, both in the classroom and by providing life coaching for moms and kids of all ages. Listen as they geek out on everything you need to know to create the joyful family life that you desire and your kids deserve. Listen to Stay inspired, Take Action and Create Magic!

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EP 62 - Gross Motor Development Explained


Gross motor skills are those used to move your arms, legs, and torso in a functional manner. Gross motor skills involve the large muscles of the body that enable such functions as walking, jumping, kicking, sitting upright, lifting, and throwing a ball. Acquiring motor skills is an important part of child development that allows children to participate in activities and achieve age-appropriate developmental milestones.

In this episode,

Shaista is joined by Lindsay Erikkson. Together, they explore gross motor skill development by age and give strategies to help you promote development at home.

 

  • Be sure to listen for
  • Gross motor developmental milestones by age
  • When you should seek support from a trained physiotherapist
  • The difference between a Physiotherapist and an Occupational Therapist
  • Tips and tricks you can use in the comfort of your own home


About Our Guest

Lindsay lives in the Tri-Cities and loves connecting with the community.  She brings over 14 years of experience working with children, both in private clinic and at local child development centres.  After graduating with a Bachelors degree in Human Kinetics Exercise Science, Lindsay completed her Masters of Physical Therapy from the University of British Columbia. She currently works as a Pediatric Physiotherapist at PlayWorks Physio.


About the Hosts:

About Dimple Arora – Founder of Mindful Evolution

Dimple Arora is the founder of Mindful Evolution (ME) — a parenting movement that aims to empower parents and their kids towards positive transformation and life changing results...one thought, one emotion and one choice at a time.

Dimple is an expert in women and teen empowerment and specializes in helping individuals reduce the debilitating effects of stress and anxiety using mindfulness, nutrition, EFT tapping and other energy psychology modalities. Dimple is a Certified Life Coach, EFT and NLP Practitioner, Holistic Nutritionist and Energy Therapist. She holds degrees in mathematics, business, and education and was previously employed in the corporate world and as a high school math teacher.

You can book a complimentary coaching call with Dimple on her website at https://www.mindfulevolution.ca and connect with her on social media. 


Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/dimplemindfulevolution

Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/dimplemindfulevolution


About Shaista Fatehali – Founder of Thrive Kids

Shaista Fatehali is the founder of Thrive Kids BC where she works with children and families to help nurture connection, empower a sense of self - worth and discover what is needed for individual families to thrive. Shaista is a speaker and the author of the children’s book BACK HOME; which has received accolades nationwide. She is a certified children’s and parent life coach and works with clients to build soft skills such as interpersonal awareness, effective communication, emotional agility emotional regulation, problem solving, transition planning and mindfulness . As a teacher and mother of two young girls, her true passion lies in giving her children, her students and clients the tools to reach their most true authentic selves.

To book a complimentary call with Shaista or to learn more about Shaista and the programs she offers at Thrive Kids BC, please visit her website at https://thrivekidsbc.ca/

 

Facebook : https://www.facebook.com/thrivekidsbc/

Twitter: https://twitter.com/thrivekidsbc

Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/thrivekidsbc/

Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/shaistakabafatehali/

YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC6UbuEK9ErHTqafEZ9ufB8w

 

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