sensory needs

Solutions for 7 Types of Sensory Needs

So many different sensory types and so many different sensory needs. What is a parent or teacher to do? If you’re overwhelmed by sensory information, you can adapt solutions for a sensory seeker, an over responder or an under responder. Sensory Break Box As a physical therapist, I’ve been fortunate … Read More

Winter Exercise For Sensory Seekers

It’s time to Winterize! If you have kids who are climbing the walls or can’t sit still, they may need a stronger movement diet than the season permits. Though there are plenty of outdoor winter sports for those who live near a ski slope or skating rink, not everyone has … Read More

Your Holiday Survival Guide

It’s holiday time! Yahoo! No school! Yahoo! Uh…Oh…You mean I’m stuck at home with my kids? My kids who have frequent meltdowns? My kids who thrive on structure? Don’t sweat it. Here’s a few tips for you and your special needs kids to keep you rolling smoothly through the holidays. … Read More