Weighted Pencils

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BCBA Ashley Colis shares info about weighted pencils as tool to help with children?s handwriting. While they are often recommended for use with children with Autism to help their handwriting, parents should be aware that they have not been shown scientifically to be effective in creating progress. Ashley shares what has been shown to be effective.

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