Sensory Processing Disorder resources

Sensory Processing Disorder or SPD (formerly known as SID sensory integration dysfunction) is a condition where sensory signals don't get organized into appropriate responses. It's like a neurological "traffic jam" that stops parts of the brain from getting the information it needs to interpret sensory information correctly. Here are some helpful links on Sensory Processing Disorder (SPD) or … Continue reading Sensory Processing Disorder resources

BREAKING NEWS! Hooray For Ham Sandwiches!

HOLY CRAP!!! I have to take a moment to share a magnificent and monumental feat! Bug has requested ham sandwiches for his lunch!!!!!! Holy freakin yes!!! This is flippin'  HUGE! AHHHHHHHHHH *angels singing in unison* He is NOT a sandwich eater...honestly like most kids with autism spectrum disorder and sensory issues he barely eats anything … Continue reading BREAKING NEWS! Hooray For Ham Sandwiches!

Autism and Sensory Processing Disorder

All kids can be picky or quirky when it comes to their likes and dislikes but if it interferes with their everyday functioning there could be something more to it. Most children with Autism have some form of SPD or Sensory Processing Disorder (formerly known as Sensory Integration Dysfunction). SPD is basically the way the nervous system … Continue reading Autism and Sensory Processing Disorder