From her own perspective, Myers gives insight as to what living with SPD or autism is like. While grounded in research, her hilarious writing style will have you enjoying every moment you’re reading this book.
A child’s sensory system affects their ability to learn, play, socialize and function. Maybe a child isn’t able to sit still in class because his shirt tag is bothering him, or isn’t able to play with other children because his balance is off. Maybe your child isn’t just a picky eater, it could be that his sensory system needs some special guidance and adjusting.
Revised and updated—the authoritative bestseller that presents the latest research on Sensory Processing Disorder. Sensory Processing Disorder is an increasingly common diagnosis, with a wide range of symptoms that can be difficult for parents and pediatricians to identify. In Sensational Kids, internationally renowned expert Dr. Miller shares her more than forty years of experience and research findings on SPD. Now in its fourteenth printing, with more than 50,000 copies sold, it is an authoritative and practical guide to understanding and treating this little-understood condition.
Arnwine, the parent of a child with SPD, skillfully explains how to use inexpensive household items for fun therapies that exercise the senses. Fun for any child, SPD will enjoy these activities with their peers and siblings.