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I cant find any help for my child who is 7 now. We have been dealing with this for years. Her doctors, school- no help at all!! Im trying to get her in
So my 13 y.o. son has SPD, finally getting the diagnoses was relieving. He also is ADHD, OCD, ODD, mood disorder and has severe anxiety. Still to this
My 5 YO grandson was diagnosed with SID last year. In the beginning of the school year he spent every single day in the principles office for fighting
I have a 15-year-old daughter who has engaged in repetitive skipping up and down in our house throughout her life. It only really became a problem
I am a 30 year old female and I cannot be touched whatsoever. Today someone hugged me and rubbed my back and the sensation of having my back rubbed has
Do you have any suggestions for helping an 8 yr old to let me (he refuses to do it himself or try) cut his nails, or any activity to do first? Or, do I
My Son is Turning 4. I am an OT and have worked extensively with behavioral kids. My son is very rigid and tantrums with violence to himself, the walls/floors,
My son is only fourteen months old, but he has had some behavior that has concerned me for awhile. Getting him to eat new textures is one thing that has
Hello,I am having a disorder which I may think that it's the sensitive gag reflex,but I haven't seek any psychologist about this incident,my symptoms are
Yes it is real, and the other co morbid conditions muddy the waters, but it exists. Experts found I was prone to stimulus overload on all of my senses
I am 31yrs old, married for 11yrs and have 3 children. I was looking into SPD because of my middle child, of which fits much of what I have read, when
I hava a 7 year old boy who is quite a fussy eater. When he finds something he likes he tends to stick with it for a long time. I am constantly trying
Hi, we have a 3 year old girl with obvious developmental delays. She continually takes off her clothes at nap time. It doesn't matter what kind of clothes.
I don't remember having sensory issues as a child but I noticed that I started developing symptoms like at 20. A bit of light at night bothers me, I'm
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