How Your Child’s Sensory Processing Issues May Change Over Time
As kids grow older, their sensory processing issues may appear differently. Young children with sensory processing issues might be extremely fussy. In grade school, they might be awkward and have difficulty with transitions. And as teenagers, they may have trouble figuring out personal space.
A Touchy Subject - Tactile Defensiveness as a Child and Adult
Growing up with tactile defensiveness - Learn about Sensory Processing Disorder (SPD) even as an adult, how to recognize tactile sensory issues in children, and how I have managed over the years including how my parenting is different. October is Sensory Processing Awareness Month so this is perfect.
SPECIAL INVITATION TO ALL FOLLOWERS OF THIS BOARD TO ANSWER AN OT DISCUSSION QUESTION: Occupational Therapist Tamsin wants help brainstorming all the different ways that OTs can simulate what it feels like for kids who have SPD. These ideas can then be used for teachers and parents in workshops so that they can get an idea of what the children experience on a day-to-day basis. Please contribute here!
Travel Sensory Diet Bag for On the Go Sensory Needs
This <b> Travel Sensory Diet Bag </b> is perfect for on-the-go sensory needs for kids with Sensory Processing Disorders children experiencing the Autism spectrum. Read on for tips to help with sensory issues while out and about: Have you ever been out shopping the day before Christmas Eve when the entire city is packing everything from pineapples to pickles in their carts? And while you wear...
Does your child have any kind of learning disabilities or challenges ranging from speech delays, to autism or sensory issues? These 15 Favorite Apps for Kids with Learning Challenges is a resource you'll find invaluable in helping them in an engaging and fun way. SunshineandHurricanes.com.