THIS DESCRIBES MY BOYS EVERYDAY ISSUES DOWN TO A T. For kids with sensory processing issues, even the most basic daily routines can be tricky. See how sensory processing issues can affect a grade-schooler's daily life.
How can I help my family and friends understand my child’s behavior and sensory disorder
Children who are easily distracted, sensitive to light, and oversensitive to normal touching could be hypersensitive. This infographic from a child behavioral issues center in Cincinnati has more information on sensory disorders and their symptoms.
Knowing the difference between tantrums and sensory meltdown helps you better respond. "To tame tantrums, acknowledge what your child needs without giving in. - To manage a meltdown, help your child find a safe, quiet place to de-escalate.
Looking for Innovative Ways to Help a Child with SPD?
Do you a child dealing with SPD or Sensory Integration Disorder? These apps can be a useful part of at home therapy, used in a group or classroom setting, or by an OT. The special needs learners in your life, from kids to adults, will benefit from these S
Classroom Strategies for Sensory Processing Disorder
Sensory processing disorder can present in many different ways. This is a helpful image to allow students to see how someone might feel with this disorder. Website provides very useful information for those researching this neurological disorder.