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Pretty much sounds like a lot of adults could benefit from this too. I think this page describes those rough kids who always tended to get into trouble
I am wondering if anyone has tried neurofeedback for SPD. I have a 5 year old sensory seeker who is often aggressive-sometimes because he is angry, and
Hi, my son (4) hasn't been officially diagnosed as yet but is presenting with symptoms of spd and his physiotherapist believes he has sp issues. Anyway,
I have been having trouble my entire life (27).... I would scream an cry just trying to explain how i feel.... I have been told i was adhd even tho i didnt
My daughter has a lot of difficulty with clothing, anything from getting dressed to having her hair done and also clipping finger and toe nails. She went
My son 3.5 years old, he has hand flapping since 1 years old, less flapping when he is 2.5 years old. But I found he flaps more these 3 weeks. He flaps
My 3 year old autistic granddaughter (the 2 year old is also autistic) removes her diaper at night if she has a bowel movement and smears the feces on
I'm 30 years old and have so many diagnoses.. ADHD, Bipolar, Eating disorders,Anxiety, OCD, Blah, Blah, Blah.. I dont medicate for any of it.. and just
I have been on this journey with my son who is now 8 ;since he started showing symptoms at around a year old. As i read down this list, the tears started
Our daughter (just turned 8 in October 2013) seems very immature for her age, or so it seems. She has a tendency to lose control of herself at the smallest
My daughter turns 1 in the first week of December . She has a physical therapist who says she believes she has SPD and here is why.... She can't figure
I am a mother of three. My eldest started talking late when she was 4. I think because of so many languages she hears but she's5 now and is on kindergarten.
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
I can't stand certain smells, like perfume gives me an instant headache. I can't touch most fabrics without making a face that resembles the killer from
My son has what they say is a mild case of SPD. This morning he had pancakes for breakfast which is something he normally eats. He also had some milk
IT IS REAL! I have it and it is miserable. It is like somebody turned the volume up on the world of touch/sight/sound/smell/taste. Google The Woman Who
My daughter is almost 14 and has had braces for just over a year, and we can not get her to wear her orthodontic headgear. She has TS and SPD. She hates
I am a grandfather of a 6 year old boy with SPD. I am trying to help my daughter-in-law and son in how to approach relatives and close friends about
I am looking for treatment ideas for a 3rd grader with SPD that is making disruptive noises in the classroom multiple times a day. His previous strategy
My son is turning 7 tomorrow, I would like to explain SPD to the other parents of his classmates as they have already misunderstood his behaviour and I
Am currently 26 years old female but Since I have been young I remember not being able to wear dresses or short sleeves because I can't stand the feel
Please help me how do I educate my school
My daughter's head measured large at her twelve month visit. Whenever something surprises her or if it is slightly loud she covers her ears. She bites
I am 55 years old, and I have been shaking my head and body around while daydreaming for as long as I can remember. My mother said I was even doing it
Why would a person have a habit of constantly holding an object such as a paper towel or napkin in their hand?
My child, age 7, is diagnosed with Generalized Anxiety Disorder and the psychologist seems to ignore her sensory processing problems. She has no tolerance
Does anyone have ideas around this habit?
She is doing excellent academically and she is 'friendly' at school. All of her teachers say what a pleasure she is. She plays the sax and likes to draw.
Has got to the point that when he doesn't get his way or he has to share he wants to bite, pinch, scratch, headbutt, and scream. So how can I calm him
My son Elijah is 4.5 and was diagnosed with a microchromosome 16 deletion syndrome back in January because he is not verbal. What I have learned through
Hello, my son who is six was diagnosed with SPD about six months ago. Within the last few months whenever he is faced with something new (even if it is
I have a 5 1/2 year old who has always been a challenge to wash his hair. He has a procioceptive spd with no motor difficulties and has never qualified
I am so sad for these children, my kids both had some degree with these problems listed, unfortunately my son ended up in prison and on street drugs,
Is SPD a Real Diagnosis? In a word, YES! Come and explore with me; the HOW and WHY. Includes over 100 abstracts and full research article links!
Hi My daughter has SPD(sensory seeker)and emotional management issues, Proprioceptive and sleep issues. shes also under review for ADHD and possible autism.
My son has always been a picky eater. It started out when he was young feeding him healthy shakes so I knew he was getting all his vegetables and fruits.
Hello would you be able to recommend Oral stimulating activities for an adult with ASD and stimulating foods. Many thanks
My son was a low birth weight, premie twin. He was treated with good OT at age 4 for SID and was deemed ready for kindergarten at 5 1/2 (late birthday.)
Can a person with SPD recognize and control their behaviors on their own volition without having had treatment? Does a person with SPD know they have
My 12 year old daughter has never wanted to brush her teeth. This has been a constant battle throughout her life. She now has braces and it is an even
For all you who need to know, yes some kids (like myself) can have few of these symptoms. all you have to do for your kid is find out which ones he\she
The result of my daughter's being diagnosed with sensory integration disorder was that a multitude of 'quirky' behaviors of my own were finally explained.
What do you do when your child refuses to wear clothes?? She has not worn underwear in 3 years. Only wears one outfit to school- over sized thin short
My son, age 8 has SPD. Diagnosed at 7 after years of wondering why he was such an unusual and quirky child and why he had behavior problems in school.
Love the weighted vest, bear hug vest for the right child. My question is what is the current thinking of wearing time for each of these? My last course
Has anyone tried a GFCF diet with their SPD child? Have you found it effective?
I'm an OT and mother of twin 2 year old girls who have demonstrated developmental delays. They are getting early intervention, pretty much everything offered!
What is Therapeutic Listening, and how does a child with SPD benefit from using it?
I want to start using Therapeutic listening program with an Autistic child who's primary language is spanish. Do you have information in spanish that I