Sensory Processing Disorder (SPD)

Before reading about Sensory Processing Disorder (SPD), please watch this video with child’s point of view on sensory processing. Child is diagnosed with ASD (autism spectrum disorder) Video:┬áSensory Processing Disorder by child’s view on the problem Sensory processing is the process of organizing sensations from …

SPD and Sensory Integration Activities

1.  PLAY DOH, GAK, GLOP, FUNNY FOAM, etc… Children need and love play doh and messy play, unless they have tactile defensiveness that is. There are so many versions of play doh, from pre-package to homemade, scented to unscented, textured to non-textured, cooked to uncooked. …

Sensory Food Aversion or Picky Eater

Sensory Food Aversions is a very common feeding problem during the first 3 years of life, when toddlers are transitioned to self-feeding. One of the most detailed articles “Sensory Food Aversions in Infants and Toddlers” was written by Irene Chatoor, MD (professor of psychiatry and …