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Would really like to find a treatment for this horrible disorder.
I was diagnosed as a child. My mother went through a lot to get me services and I managed to adapt fairly well. I went through a lot of OT and PT. We moved
My son is 4 1/2 years old. He has severe global Apraxia as well as SPD. We have always been able to figure out what he has been seeking with the help of
I'm pretty sure I have SPD, or if not, I am at least a highly sensitive person, as I can relate to a lot of the symptoms described and have all my life
I believe my husband is still suffering from some dramatic childhood experience that made him turn overnight from a well behaved 5-6 year old child to
My grandson might have SPD. I have noticed these symptoms 1. he is constantly jumping. 2. he is a very picky eater 3. he has tantrums and hits and
Hi My friend's little boy has just turned 2. He was delivered by c section 2 weeks early as he wasn't growing. Was 5lb when born. He only eats certain
I am in tears right now, relief and exhaustion. I have recently realised that my twelve year old is on the autistic spectrum ( still waiting for consultation,
What is the difference between SPD and Autism, in lay mans terms? Does one impact a different part of the brain than the other? Is it correct to refer
YEP... All my life... I HAVE BEEN SENSITIVE TO MOST SENSORY INPUT I wear sunglasses a lot,because my eyes are so sensitive to light and flickering. I
I am just finding out about this. Please excuse the language - I am not a native English speaker. I've been diagnosed with AD(H)S. I also had other typical
I originally came to this site and just made this comment on somebody else's texture blog, but I figured, why not make my own blog and see how many people
My daughter has been getting increasingly particular about many things, but one that stands out as very odd and quite concerning since next year she will
I have a 35 yr old daughter with an unnamed developmental disability who at times exhibits significant challenging behaviors that appear related to SPD.
ever since I can remember, whenever I submerge my hands (and it does seem to specifically revolve around my hands) in cold water I am overcome with an
List of things I have texture issues with: (i.e. makes me cringe or gag at the touch/feel) -Suede and fake suede -rigged cement -spackled walls -anything
I have 3 daughters & I think my eldest (aged 14) & my youngest (aged 10) may have SPD.. Both girls only tick some of the indicators & different ones. I
Judgmental family and friends are talking behind our backs, saying that all of my son's eating resistance was caused by our decision to delay introductions
My nearly 4 yr old boy keeps putting hair in his mouth, doesn't matter where he gets it from weather it be off the floor, hair brush or he has been known
My three years old son yelling and screaming and he is not engaging with other kids but he can remember all past things and he can count 1-20 and also
I have a partner he has a 5 year old son. This child has never touched proper food in his life. This child only gets fed 2 big slabs of chocolate a day
Thank you everyone for your stories, I know now I'm not alone on this. My daughter started a pre-k program back in August and we struggled until January
I am not sure what to think but I did the checklist and my granddaughter seems to be under numerous ones. She does not like her hair combed or brushed,
My 3 year old has constant tantrums, heartbreaking, hugely distressing, over everything and anything. My husband won't accept that there is anything wrong.
I am attempting to communicate with our pediatrician our 2 1/2yr old son's struggle. So there is no consistency with it but he is sooooo impulsive and
My three years old kid has been diagnosed as autistic. He does not eat anything except taking milk. Whenever I try to feed him, he cries and runs away.
when i was a baby i went through a stage where my neck in my shirts had to have elastic in it. i felt safe. as i got older, my socks had to be just so.
My six year old daughter has MAJOR clothing sensitivity's. So bad that this morning she literally tried on every pair of underwear and pants that we own
I never knew there was such a thing but ever since I was a child I hated wearing underwear and I remember my mother used to beat me before she would catch
Hi im a 24/7, on duty grandmother and guardian of my beautiful smart lil granddaughter. shes 5yrs old who has autism, non verbal severe sensory processing
So for years now I have had many different quirks which people notice and often make jokes about, for example I don't like being touch, it freaks me out
I am 62 years old at this time and for the past 2 years have noticed that touching or just the thought of touching any type of cloth,, clothing, furniture
guess i should have updated sooner my son is now 15 he was 10 when was finally diagnosed with sensory processing and hypermobility. Iw as able to see
My Son, from as early as 3 years, had a need to be moving or be in something, or on something that was moving. So, if he couldn't be in or on a moving
Hello Anyone who can help me. 25 years ago my son was diagnosed with (Somotodydyspraxia) (Hope I spelled it correctly). When my son was 5, he was sent
I am concerned for my daughter, she is 6.5 years old and has just successfully finished kindergarden. About 5 months ago she started licking herself, mainly
5 year old daughter has been in OT for 10 weeks. We saw fast improvement in clothing, socks, underwear wearing with no tantrums. Until recently. She's
I'm a 21-year old woman living in NYC. When I was young, I had a few quirks. Biting my nails compulsively, grinding my teeth, etc. In my teens, it got
So, this is what I have. Ever since I was young, I have avoided/been repulsed by certain senses. Mostly touch & sound. I refused to wear underwear for
I have an 8 year old grandson that I'm very concerned about. When he eats or drinks, even though he is encouraged to use eating utensils, he eats all food
My year old son is getting out of control,he doesn't like to share,he throws terrible tantrums everywhere we go,he hit himself on the head,he fall out,he
Mine is 13. Any helpful ideas for those picky eaters.
Can a child be screened at school?
My 6 year old son has just about every sensory problem on the list. my worries are is that he has starting hurting himself. he was hitting his mouth against
I was diagnosed with Sensory Processing Disorder at the age of 14. I am now 19 and have become more aware of the particular things that are over stimulated
Hi All. I have a 5 1/2 year old that is SPD, OCD and has speech issues. She is currently in OT. We have family pets, which are all older animals, which
Checking about 3/4 of these points and wondering what help you can actually get for this? I also have trouble with certain objects with weird textures
I'm 13 and I don't know exactly what I have but I would love it if you helped. I cant wear ANYTHING but shorts and a t-shirt because pants, long sleeve
My 7 yr old is having anger and crying screaming issues.I don't understand why is she acting so mad disrespecful and with anger screaming saying that she