Tag: Sensory Processing 101


Sensory Processing: 50 Free Sensory Printables and New Sensory Processing 101 Sensory

50 Free Sensory Printables and New Sensory Processing 101 This article provides helpful resources provided by the Inspired Treehouse for children with Sensory Processing issues. Affiliate links are included for your convenience. Our friends at Inspired Treehouse just relaunched Sensory Processing 101 as an eBook to help parents, teachers, Occupational Therapists and other professionals with their child or student’s sensory needs. With the relaunch of...

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WEIGHTED LAP PADS: Why Weighted Lap Pads are used for Tactile Defensiveness and Sensory Integration Sensory

Why Weighted Lap Pads are used for Tactile Defensiveness and Sensory Integration This article provides information regarding the benefits of weighted lap pads for sensory integration. Affiliate links are included for your convenience.  If you have a child with sensory issues or other learning challenges, they may benefit from using weighted items like weighted blankets and weighted lap pads for sensory integration, emotional grounding and...

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ORAL SENSORY DEFENSIVENESS: For the Child that Sucks and Chews on Clothes and Pencils Sensory

Oral Defensiveness: 15 of the Best Oral Defensiveness Tools and Resources As we discussed previously in “Oral Sensitivities: Why My Child Chews on Pencils and Sucks on Clothing,” there are many children who struggle with oral defensiveness. This causes them to chew on objects like pencils, toys and clothing. When a child has oral defensiveness they often need items to stimulate and “awaken” the oral...

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Oral Sensitivities: Why My Child Chews on Pencils and Sucks on Clothing Sensory

Oral Sensitivities: Why My Child Chews on Pencils and Sucks on Clothing This post contains information regarding oral sensitivities and oral defensiveness. Affiliate links are included for your convenience. When my son was younger, Sensory Processing and Sensory Processing Disorders (SPD) were almost unheard of so when he would come home with chewed up pencils, and when he sucked and chewed on his action figures...

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ORAL SENSORY: “My Mouth Won’t Work” – Awakening Sensory Receptors for Speech and Language Speech

Electric Toothbrush: “My Mouth Won’t Work” – Awakening Sensory Receptors for Speech and Language This post discusses how the electric toothbrush and other methods can help with speech and language development. Affiliate links are included for your convenience. If you’ve ever stood up in front of a large audience or been in a situation where you were trying to impress a cute boy or girl,...

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SENSORY PROCESSING: How to Tell a Skeptical Spouse Your Child has a Sensory Processing Disorder Sensory

How to Tell a Skeptical Spouse Your Child has a Sensory Processing Disorder This post contains affiliate links for your convenience. There’s always that concern when our kids do something quirky or they’ve had one too many tantrums or episodes that maybe it’s a sign that something is wrong. Most of the time, after a brief visit with Dr. Google, we placate our fears and...

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WHAT IS SENSORY INTEGRATION: Dr. A. Jean Ayers – Sensory Integration and the Child Sensory

Sensory Integration and the Child This article contains affiliate links for your convenience. Sensory Integration and the Child, written by Dr. A. Jean Ayers, is one of the best resources written for parents, teachers and therapists explaining sensory integration and how to recognize the signs and symptoms in children. It provides helpful tips, checklists, question-and-answer sections as well as parent resources. Dr. Ayres began to develop...

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North Shore Pediatric Provides Resource for Sensory Processing Disorders Sensory

North Shore Pediatric Provides Resource for Sensory Processing Disorders The North Shore Pediatric Therapy center has provided us with a great resource and infographic to help parents, teachers, families and Occupational Therapists understand Sensory Processing Disorders (SPD). It’s important to recognize the signs and symptoms in children and how it impacts learning in the classroom. Sensory Processing Disorder Infographic  North Shore Pediatric Therapy: North Shore Pediatric...

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Elf on the Shelf: Sensory Taste, Smell and Sight Activities Sensory

Elf on the Shelf: Sensory Taste, Smell and Sight Activities Last week we had so much fun playing and learning with our little elf doing many tactile activities. My kids keep pulling out the pasta and shaving cream to try the activities all over again. Both seem to be the popular entertainments of the week. That is why this week we are focusing on additional...

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Easing the symptoms of Sensory Processing Delay WSFA Channel 12 publishes article by Charisse Gibson regarding signs and symptoms of a Sensory Processing Disorders (SPD) in children. Information parents can share with family and friends about how your child’s diagnosis is real and what intervention can help. To read the full article, click here. Written by Charisse Gibson WSFA.com Montgomery Alabama news. SHREVEPORT, LA (KSLA) – Sensory Processing Disorder is...

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