Tag Archives: SPD

OT Corner: Potty Training and the Sensory Defensive Pre-Schooler

  [Source:  SPD Blogger Network] Reprinted with permission of the SPD Blogger Network by “Reinventing Mommy” This post isn’t for the faint of heart.  Two words – two little words – that can strike fear into the hearts of every … Continue reading

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FDA Warns Against Jewelry For Sensory Stimulation

[Source: Disability Scoop] Special necklaces, bracelets and other jewelry used by people with special needs to provide sensory stimulation are dangerous, federal regulators say. The Food and Drug Administration is warning that teething jewelry has been linked to death and … Continue reading

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Sensory Idea of the Week: Simple Sensory Calm Down Jar

[Source:  Sugar Aunts] There are so many ways to make sensory bottles.  Today I wanted to share a super simple sensory bottle idea that is perfect for those calm-down moments we all crave.  You know the times we all have … Continue reading

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Ayres Sensory Integration for Children with Autism

[Source: Your Therapy Source] Autism Research published a review to evaluate the effectiveness of Ayres Sensory Integration for children with autism.  Using the Council for Exceptional Children (CEC) Standards for Evidence-based Practices in Special Education, a systemic review was conducted from 2006 … Continue reading

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101 Games and Activities for Children with Autism, Asperger’s and Sensory Processing Disorder

[Source: Amazon.com] One of the best ways for children with autism, Asperger’s, and sensory processing disorders to learn is through play. Children improve their motor skills, language skills, and social skills by moving their bodies and interacting with their environment. … Continue reading

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