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How can i create a motor skill activity for 3,4years for language learning? am a teacher i would like to help some of my students. Thanks.
I have four boys in total, three of which are school age, 3, 6 and 8. My 6 year old has always had issues with control right from being in nappies. He
I'm a single mom... I have 2 girls... My older one has spd along with some other learning disabilities... The more I Learn about it, the more I realize
My daughter is 5 and I have increasing concerns about her behavior. She has always been sensitive to touch (labels, scratchy fabrics, clothes that are
My 4 year old daughter was just diagnosed with spd. She doesn't get enough input so is always looking for stimulus. I have noticed she has started curling
My son was 3 yrs. old when his Occupational Therapist diagnosed him with Over Oral Stimulation Sensitivities. He is a biter. It is hard to swallow the
Has anyone found a solution to their child's seat belt issues? My daughter (7) screams when using one. Therapists, OT, brushing, soft this or that, distractions
I have a child 3.3 months in my day care class that I am very concerned about and who may have sensory processing disorder. My class is made up of 19 children
Is there such thing as sensory overload to the point that the child literally falls asleep (crashes) because there body is exhausted from trying to process
My 5 year old just started kindergarten in August and was doing very well until recently. He has started having really odd behaviors and repeats words
My son has suddenly started to move his fingers and toes constantly .He does this when he is reading or when he is doing his homework. When he is watching
Hello. I am a 13 year old with spd. Noise hurts, touch hurts, even light can hurt. I don't mean to be picky or a prima Dona when I can't do certain things.
My 5 year old son has recently been diagnosed with SPD; he is just 3 months into the school system--Kindergarten. He currently has a 504. My question
I need to do something, HELP! My son is now 7 years old and has food/eating issues. I have done tons of research but don't find anything that relates
When will our official color be made. I was told years back that it was started. But seems it never went forward.
I'm young. Not even in high school. And I have, these... things. It's supposed to be called Tactile Defensiveness Disorder (TDD) and misophonia. TDD causes
I am a Highly Sensitive Person, as I expect many of you whose stories I just read are as well. Look it up if you don't know about it. Dr. Elaine Aron
I'm in my 30's and was diagnosed with SPD as a child. I would get into trouble for taking off underwear at school because it hurt my waist and around
I am 54 years old. I've been hypersensitive to static shocks my entire life. I've always insisted I get shocked more than most people--more often and
How would you tell a friend that you think their child has SPD? Or at least suggest they look into it? This person's relatives have already suggested that
I am so confused right now. My six year old son has so many sensory needs. I took him to the OTR to have him diagnosed with Sensory Processing Disorder.
Um... wow, I looked at this checklist, knowing I would find my 7 yo daughter on it, not realizing that over half of the hypersensitive checklists applied
Have undergone numerous tests, specialists in neurology and vision have not been able to determine what is the cause of my loss of ability, over the last
It has taken me years to find help for my son, now 16, and get a diagnosis of SPD. Brushing teeth has been a huge deal in our home. Toothbrushes were too
My daughter is 11 she doesnt love being in a crowd. Gets easily distracted, finds it hard to stay organized. She gets frustrated with other kids that bounce
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 am looking for more information, similar stories, possible ways to support my child when it comes to what appears to be a sensory disorder. He is having
I have a grandson with autism. He simply cannot sit still and focus. On the recommendation of an OT, I made him a weighted vest. Within several minutes
Does anyone have ideas around this habit?
Hi everyone hope u can help my son licks dribbles won't let us cut nails he's hair or brush his teeth does nt sleep we'll if he's hands r sticky it's the
I have a serious problem that I have had all my life. I can not eat what everyone else eats. If I am out for a meal I have to take small bites and swallow
My little boy who has SPD and has periods where he will not listen to me when I ask him to stop doing an unwanted, or even unsafe behavior. Usually he
He just started pre-school after being at home with dad for almost a year. He had very little tolerance for group anything and would throw himself to the
I am a male in his early 40's. After searching for information for years, it seems that I may have finally found the medical definition for what I have
When I was a child I was always uncomfortable, physically. I could not stand being touched and was therefore unable to appreciate physical affection. The
my son, now aged 7 has spd and aspergers. His sensory issues have always been there but now we understand them they are explainable at least. Toilet and
I have a 9 year old Daughter who was diagnosed with SPD when she was 8 months old ( well at the time it was only gross motor delay. However, as she got
My SPD son successfully potty trained during the day (both pee and poop) at age 3. However he is almost 8 and still wearing Pull-Ups at night. We've tried
I have an 18 year old son who is not ready to get his drivers license. He took drivers ed in high school and passed but never wanted to get his drivers
Hi my 4 year old constantly asks if his teeth are falling out. He also asks if his finger nails are falling off and if his eyes are falling out. He also
Our 15 year old son has recently started playing with his stool. Is there a way to keep his hands out of his diaper? He IQ is 40 and he is very low verbal,
Dear Group: I have been misdiagnosed with bipolar type 1 for over 4 years when I found your article. Foods play a key part in my mood and now see that
Hello, My wife an I have three boys, Two 3-1/2 year old twins and a 4 month old. One of the Twins, Carter, is a handful and the topic of this email.
It has been a MONTH since this started. My daughter can not wear clothes or sit in her car seat. She's 4 1/2 and normally LOVES clothes and putting on
does my child have sensory issues or autism? he is going to the Doctors this week and I am going to ask for a referral to a neurologist. should I be concerned?
My 8 year old grandson of 8 years has Aspergers. He is high functioning. Why does he keep touching the floor , the road , the car . In fact he touches
Hi all. My dd has SPD and one of the symptoms I have noticed is she does not (or can not) listen. Most of the time it is like she can't hear us at all.
I'm a 50-year old woman who realized I am an HSP some years back. I process information kinesthetically, and I'm especially sensitive to temperature and
I am trying to self-diagnose myself. I took the AQ test and scored 43 out of 50, the possibility of me being autistic is 80%. However, many of the symptoms