More Than Picky Eating: Kids with a serious aversion to many foods may need help to overcome avoidance

More Than Picky Eating: Kids with a serious aversion to many foods may need help to overcome avoidance

Picky eating and food aversions has been a hot topic lately on our Facebook discussion page. So today I’m posting an article focusing on Sensory Processing Disorder, sensory issues and food/oral aversions. CLICK HERE: More Than Picky Eating: Kids with a serious aversion to many foods may need help to overcome avoidance Photo Credit For further…

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Dizzy Disc (Gross Motor Toys)

Dizzy Disc (Gross Motor, Vestibular Toy)

Dizzy Disc Children crave movement,and thats exactly what they get with this fun and safe spinning ride-on toy. A built-in level adjusts the slope of the Dizzy Disc to increase or decrease the difficulty level. The greater the angle, the greater the excitement! The 16″ whirling top surface allows kids to kneel, sit, lie down…

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8 Steps to Better IEP Meetings: Play Hearts, Not Poker

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So many people ask questions about how to manage IEP meetings in the United States. Here are some tips from a leader in the industry. Also, be sure to check out his books (links to follow).   8 Steps to Better IEP Meetings: Play Hearts, Not Poker For further reading, consider the following affiliate links: Photo…

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Sensory Gardening for Children

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“For today’s sensory kids, gardening can be a source of numerous sensory stimuli, benefitting both sensory-seekers and sensory-avoiders. The plethora of plant varieties allows for every child to create an oasis that suits even the most peculiar sensory needs. Digging and shoveling though dirt, watering, pruning, fertilizing, bending and squatting, pushing and pulling. What a…

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Why Sensory Play is Important for Preschoolers

Why Sensory Play is Important for Preschoolers

Sensory play is an integral part of being a toddler. But it’s also an integral part of being a sensory kid. While many people look at toddler play as just playing, we in the sensory community understand it’s an important way for our kids to learn how to approach and manage the world around them…

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