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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
I was diagnosed with ADHD when I was younger and continued with that diagnosis for almost 20 years before I was in a car accident at 24 and walked into
My daughter is age 7 now and we are at ground zero with a naked child wrapped in a blanket. Symptoms were sudden onset at age 4. We've seen inconsistent
My daughters behaviour has got worse she had two fits last year so I have been a bit soft with her when I tell her no she has a tantrum and starts lashing
Thank you for this. After being force fed psych medications i said enough at 25. Found of my entire endocrine system wasnt working and my thyroid was off.
Ever since my daughter was a baby i knew something was off. She hated cuddling, even as a 2 month old. She would arch her back or lift her head up. She
My daughter has entered kindergarten. She loves to gives hugs to everyone. She has a hard time keeping her hands to herself which gets her in trouble at
My 8 years old has adhd and pdd nos. I read your checklist about spd.. i almost checked everything.i m so exhausted.. he still sleeps with us,tried melotonin,night
I am searching for reliable statistics related to the prevalence of sensory processing disorder among people with intellectual and/or developmental disabilities
My great grand daughter is now 7 almost 8 and is a walking miracle as at 3 months old she had an accident and over 50% of her brain is gone. we were told
My son is 10 years old and starting middle school. We have really been struggling with him with his SPD. He was diagnosed in 1st grade with SPD issues
My son is 9 & his OT's suggested the brushing protocol (a modified version since he's in school)3-4 x a day and it has seemed to backfire on us. He is
So i'm 15 and as a child, i would never be able to eat to my full capacity because every time i would, the walk out of the restaurant would lead me to
My dd is 5 and starting about 3 months or so ago she began having issues with anger. It appears that the same thing is her trigger. She is SPD and OCD
My 9 year old daughter will not stop playing with or smearing her poo. She is a sensory seeker. Nothing can replicate the poo, she is not interested
13 year old girl that pee's on the floor and on clothes, steels food from stores and food from the house, pulls her hair out, lost tons of weight, she
I have hypersensitivity to cold in winter but even worse to indoors aircon flows in summer ! Office a/c is torture. What medicine would help with this
I am so thankful for this website on the amount of info it fed me, I have just found out about the term of 'sensory processing disorder' after searching
Hi im in need of some help/ advice. My lovely smart little boy turned 5 on 29th april, on 15th april he changed. He became very angry, growling slamming
Why does my son 4 year old shakes his head. It happened before bout 4 months ago and now he doing it again. When I first notice it about four months ago
I have a son age 4, he has Autism, first he was diagnosed with a developmental delay and sensory dysregulation. Now I have an 18 month old who is showing
My son is about to turn 17 next month. All of his life, he has refused to eat fruits and vegetables, and has resisted trying new foods, although he once
Hello all. My DD had her 5 year check up today. The doctor seems to think that she needs to lose the pacifier. I explained to her about my concern with
My daughter is 7 now and within the last year we have realized she has SPD. It has been a constant battle with accidents in her pants. At this age it
I have had Fibromyalga for 16 yrs. About a year ago I read some new research regarding sensory problems with fibromites. Fibro has quite a few what's called