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My grandson is 6 years old. He is an only child. I 'm just wondering about some of his behaviors. I don't know if he is gifted, ADHD, or if he just
My little girl is 4 and 1/2 now. I discovered she was different from the age of an infant but was not sure what it was. She was sensitive to loud noise
Hi, Are there any Chicago parents that are happy with their school choice? Anyone able to share the good, the bad or the ugly regarding chicago public
Are any of them successfully employed and, if so, what do they do for a living? I have visual processing issues. I am almost 50 years old and know that
What would make my 6 year old boy write with a pen he snuck out of the kitchen drawer , all over everything in his bedroom
my 10 year old daughter has very limited food selections. she will not tolerate any fruit and cannot stand to be in the same room as a piece of fruit.
10-year-old girl refuses to wash her hands because she doesn't like the feeling of soap. Mother has tried many different types of soap, wash cloths, nail
Our 30 year old daughter has decided that, although diagnosed with Bipolar Disorder, she has Sensory Processing Disorder. She has no diagnosis of SPD.
I have always practiced that weighted vests can only be worn for brief periods of time (a couple hours) because they may have a rebound effect if worn
My spd kid feels relaxed after watching tv.
Okay, so my son went across the street for a play date tonight. When he came back, the parent of the other boy said he had a little choking scare (which
My son, i truly love dearly. Has this condition he's had this condition since birth . my son is unable to touch things with a creamy consistency. I'm just
I have a 16 year old daughter that has struggled with the way things feel her entire life. She goes through phases where she will try new styles but always
Hi, I'm a Learning Support Assistant working 1-2-1 with a 5 year old boy with SPD in a primary school. He has recently started swearing (something he's
John is 3.5 years old and is now beginning toilet training. He is very easily distracted and sensitive to environmental smells, has decreased balance and
is S.P.D Hereditary . I have some family who have S.P.D. I have granddaughter with S.P.D.
My son is almost 8 years old. He is still having issue with day time pant wetting. This can range from damp with slight urine smell to a full out wetting
I am an intervention specialist of children with multiple disabilities. I have one student (age 7, almost 8) who REFUSES to wear shoes. She hasn't been
Hi there, I’m a health and wellness reporter at US News & World report working on a general consumer advice story about sensory processing disorders.
Has anyone encountered this problem and do you have any solutions or ways to lessen the annoyance caused by buttons.
My 4th gr daughter is ADHD, recently dx w/SPD (also has spastic bladder, cross-eyed (glasses), lazy R eye, has headaches)and yet the school is totally
I'm an OT in the public school and started the Brushing Protocol with a student with Autism. After a week he appeared to develop a stomach virus so we
I work in a public school and started the brushing protocol on a child with autism. A week later the child had what the parents called a stomach virus
just landed on site through google search, any help will be appreciated, i got a 2.5yr old who about a yr ago and once in a while eat greens, fruits and
My son was diagnosed this year with SPD. He is sensory seeking for the most part, but gets overwhelmed with too much sensory information. Feeling sad for
My 8 year old son was diagnosed with SPD about a year ago. Among other things, he is still not able to keep his pants dry during the day. He says he doesn't
I've never been formally diagnosed, but ever since I can remember I've been sensitive to A LOT of things. I can't stand many fabrics and shoes. There's
Hey! I have a friend who is tactile deffensive and is unable to touch certain things cuz of the way they feel. He also can't hug me back cuz of the way
I'm a 23 year old adult who is not diagnosed with SPD, but I feel as though I have something. That is why I want to get tested for SPD or ADHD. I thought
Tailer was introduced to our family at the age of 2, when my son and his mom fell in love. There is an age difference of 10 years between them, and Julie
I'm always holding things,sometimes more than one thing. And not realizing I'm holding them.
Hello. I'm a 26 year old female and have been dealing with this the majority of my life. I find that I experience senses much more severely than other
Sometimes I feel like I'm the only one who feels this way, like I'm some kind of freak of nature. The first time I heard about this was when one of my
i am 16 years old i cant ride a bike or tie my shoes or follow directions or focus on stuff or go to school without a sensory item like a weighted thing
Ever since I was little its like I can feel any hair whatsoever in my clothes am I the only one?
I have difficulty tying an apron or fastening a necklace behind my back. I notice that I have to ask for help, or compensate by completing the fastening
My 22 month old daughter was diagnosed earlier this month with SPD (Auditory, Tactile and Vestibular). And now we are waiting for the insurance company
I'm looking for DSM-5 or ICD-10 codes for SPD and cannot find. What codes are being used for insurance billing for treatment of SPD? Thank you!
Would you have any other ideas to help a toddler, 2 1/2 yrs old, who constantly mouths objects, bites and scratches. She goes to bedroom and bites on
My son is 5 years old and suffers from constipation, faecal impaction and an anal fissure. As a result he is still in nappies and his medication makes
I've always worn long sleeves and long pants, even in the heat of summer, have to wear shirts turned inside out to ignore the seams and the tags, no jewelry-
My adoptive 6 year daughter Kyleigh, who is shaken baby syndrome survivor (age 4 mos.), developed issues starting with underwear at age 3. Then not long
My 9 year old son has been excluded from school, he has SPD . He can become verbally and physically aggressive at times and has very high anxiety, the
My 5 year old DD has been receiving speech services since around 18 months and went to full day preschool for speech at age 3 then classic full day preschool
My grandson is a positive, happy, delightful 3 year old. But, he has a strong gag reflex. When visiting the zoo and feeding a giraffe, he started t o gag
Tears Fall on My Hands By: Sheila Parker The screams The cries The banging The yelling The thumping And the Tears fall on my hands... The smiles The
Hello was wondering if you have any tips for child with sensory issues? She is 7 & is autistic. Does not like seat belts or car seats. Recently tried a
Hi. My name is monica. I have spd. I didn't realize I had spd until I gave birth to a beautiful boy w spd. In my quest to help him. I found out where he
My 6 year old son has been diagnoses ADHD. He has oral issues. We have done occupational therapy (against psys orders). Who do I take my child to see?