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  1. Parenting Tips

    This is a forum for discussing, sharing and discovering great tips

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      1 comment  ·  Feature Requests  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • Sensory issues

      Sensory integration disorder and issues that comes with it.

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        8 comments  ·  Feature Requests  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

        You can now use the category Sensory, either in your list or accessed by using ‘Something Else’

        As you add different descriptions of sensory interventions or seeking behaviors or whatever details you are documenting, they will pre-populate.

        Then you can graph them in reports, see total counts during different periods, get a review of them sent in your weekly and monthly email summaries, and more.

        Let us know what you think and how we can make these more effective for you!

      • Need to make it easier to invite collaborators

        I'm trying out Birdhouse and it seems like a great idea. However, it's difficult and confusing to invite a collaborator (for me and for them). I'd like to collaborate with my son's nanny, ABA, OT, etc...but I know that if its not super easy for them to use, they won't do it and I'll be stuck trying to elicit and record their notes.

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          0 comments  ·  Feature Requests  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

          Collaboration is a newer feature at the moment, and we are currently in the process of making the process of inviting new collaborators more convenient and straightforward. We’re excited to be able to make this more accessible as this year goes on.

          –Ben

        • I need to track poop and correlate with supplements and food.

          It would be awesome to look at poop specifics, not just time/date, while also comparing it to supplements and/or food. We are working on healing my son's gut, so figuring out poop problems is the number one reason I use Birdhouse at this point. Also to monitor moods and reactions to supplements and foods, so having a broader range of moods would be helpful. I think you guys are working on that though...

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            2 comments  ·  Reports  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

            We are working on adding more options for how you track and evaluate Poop.

            One new option would be to create a new category called something like Poop Status (or anything other than Poop) and then you could enter the different descriptions/common categories, like ‘small’ or ‘loose’, etc, whatever specifics you needed to measure separately.

            If you have questions, please ask at owl@birdhousehq.com

            Adam

            ~ a birdhouse owl

          • Behavioral Tools

            Section for CBT and DBT skills

            breathing, counting, ABC's, singing, things that the child has been taught to assist in calming down

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            • More than just Therapists

              I'd like a different term for the category "Therapists", maybe Care Team or just Contacts. I would like to keep contact information for everyone involved in my child's care, not just therapists; teachers, caregivers, doctors, etc.

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                1 comment  ·  Feature Requests  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
              • Suggestion: change the activity entry type to use the same settings as meltdown

                I've been using Activity entries to track my daughters physical activity to ensure she gets enough exercise. My feedback on using it for this is that it would be great to use the Meltdown Low | Medium | High buttons to record the intensity of the activity and Duration field for Activity entries to give better data about how active the child has been.

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