Tag: child development

  • Spotting Hearing and Vision Problems in Children
    Spotting Hearing and Vision Problems in Children

    Hearing and vision problems are among the most common health issues for school-age children, and many go undiagnosed or are mistaken for other conditions. The good news is that most hearing and vision conditions are treatable and respond better the earlier they are diagnosed.   By Children’s Center Team, Bumrungrad International Hospital   School-age children […]

  • Homework Time: Setting Up for Success
    Homework Time: Setting Up for Success

    Play Therapist Abhasiri gives parents a few tips for supporting our children with their homework without driving one another crazy. By Abhasiri Chutikul Helping your child with homework can be a nightmare for so many reasons. Many parents may realize that the approach to learning has evolved since the time they were in school or […]

  • 5 Reasons Why Playgroups Are Important for Child Development
    5 Reasons Why Playgroups Are Important for Child Development

    There’s no doubt that play is fundamental during the early years, and attending playgroups provides benefits for both kids and parents. Alex McInnes shares his view on the many ways in which playgroups can create a great impact on children. By Alexander McInnes; Photo by Azusa Uchida The first time leaving your home environment to […]

  • BAMBI Supports Baan Dek Foundation
    BAMBI Supports Baan Dek Foundation

    By Melissa Zebrowski (Director of Partnerships, Baan Dek Foundation) and Yoshiko Swinney (Charities Coordinator, BAMBI)   At BAMBI we are very proud last year to have selected Baan Dek Foundation (www.baandekfoundation.org) as our partner. Baan Dek Foundation (BDF) is dedicated to working with more than 1,500 vulnerable children living in urban slums in Chiang Mai […]

  • Pain-free Babywearing: Easy Tips to Make your Back Tension-free   もっと抱っこをしよう!お母さんが楽になる、抱っこのポイント
    Pain-free Babywearing: Easy Tips to Make your Back Tension-free もっと抱っこをしよう!お母さんが楽になる、抱っこのポイント

    Need to hold your child every day? Then you’re familiar with the stress on your shoulders and lower back that it causes. In Bangkok, a baby carrier is frequently used because of the heavy traffic and narrow roads. So how can we hold our child with less pain and stress?   By Makiko Iwasaki / […]

  • Understanding and Supporting Children With Sensory Processing
    Understanding and Supporting Children With Sensory Processing

    An occupational therapist tells us the information caregivers often ask about to help children with a sensory processing disorder. By Chanipa Vipatawat One of the most challenging things that parents normally face with children with special needs is the sensory processing system, this issue sometimes ends up with parents leaving their child at home or […]