Tag Archives: SPD

Sensory Corner: The Debate Over Sensory Processing

Thank you to Lindsey of Raising a Sensory Smart Child for recommending this article [Source:  The Child Mind Institute] by Beth Arky Jodi and Matt were mystified. At 2, their son, Paul, was behaving in ways no parenting book had … Continue reading

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OT Corner: 30 Sensory Stocking Stuffers / Hanukkah Gifts for Special Needs Kids

[Source:  The Sensory Spectrum] In my parent Facebook Group,  Voices of SPD, several parents were asking for recommendations for Christmas stocking stuffers. The problem is, there are hundreds of great sensory stocking stuffers out there! But I know how tough it can be to whittle down … Continue reading

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OT Corner: I Have A Little Dreidel (An SPD Hanukkah)

  [Source:  The SPD Blogger Network] Happy Hanukkah! It’s my kids’ favorite holiday, and we’re getting ourselves ready for eight nights full of celebration. This year, Hanukkah starts at sundown on December 8th, so we’ve just barely had time to … Continue reading

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OT Corner: Book Excerpt – Sensory Parenting: The Elementary Years

written by Britt Collins, MS, OTR and Jackie Linder Olson – Available through Sensory World, Amazon.com & Barnes & Noble. Chapter 8:  Sensory Seasons and Sensory Holidays  Book Excerpt p.155-157: Winter For those of us that don’t live on a … Continue reading

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Easy Halloween Shaving Cream Sensory Activity

[Source:  Hands on As We Grow] I love a good sensory activity! Halloween is a great time of year to get a little messy, too. This fun Halloween shaving cream sensory activity is the perfect combo of messy fun and … Continue reading

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