SPD - Sensory Processing Disorder

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Checklist for Autism Parents (Infograph)

Autism should be approached as a condition that affects families, not just individuals. Unlike many checklists for caregivers, this particular …

Autism

Eight 60-Second Anxiety Relief Tools for Kids (Infographic)

Stress and anxiety are not only experienced by adults, children also experience these. This infograph provides helpful tips you can use to ease …

8 Key Executive Functions (Infograph)

The article is about executive functions which are skills every person uses in order to process and act on incoming information. The eight key …

Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (Infograph)

OCD is defined as a person having recurrent and intrusive/disturbing thoughts that cause anxiety and distress. This affects 1 in 100 children and it …

The Daily Rituals of Creative Minds | World of Psychology

I love learning about the creative processes and daily habits of people who’ve given us great gifts, everything from powerful writing to …

Language-Based Learning Disabilities and Auditory Processing Disorders

For decades, most child language scientists have believed that human beings possess an innate capacity to learn the language spoken to them during …

7 old school outdoor games to teach your children

<b><br>Between June 17-22, we will be celebrating summer on the BabyCenter Blog with our Summer Fun Giveaway Days. Each day, we’ll be giving away an</b> …

Good Talk: How to be Empathetic & Effective | World of Psychology

Interpersonal communication — you know, talking with others — can be a tough nut to crack sometimes. Whether it be between family, colleagues or just …

How to Build Support for Education Technology

Acknowledging that success -- for individual students, communities and the nation as a whole -- in the 21st century is being driven by new …

Education

The top 5 sandbox games for summer fun

by Jessica Kim posted in Life & Home<b>Between June 17-22, we will be celebrating summer on the BabyCenter Blog with our Summer Fun Giveaway Days. Each</b> …

Kids

With Obesity, A New Disease is Born: Its Profound Implications for Psychiatry | World of Psychology

A new disease was discovered the other day — or rather, one was <i>created</i>.<p>There is no “lab test” for this disease, nor is there an X-ray, MRI, or CT …

What Parenthood Teaches You About Life | World of Psychology

Life can take the wind out of your sails, smacking you in the face with unexpected surprises.<p>Take, for example, being a parent. Before you were a …

Billy Crystal on the problem with today’s family films

As the star of <i>Monsters, Inc.</i>, one of the most successful animated movies of all time, actor Billy Crystal knows a thing or two about what makes a …

15 pieces of terrible parenting advice you should never follow

It doesn’t matter if it comes from your mother-in-law or a well-meaning, but crazy, stranger at the mall, bad parenting advice can be nothing short …

Depression & Seniors: 5 Ways You Can Help | World of Psychology

Depression affects people of all ages; it really doesn’t care if you’re a 17-year-old high school student or a 50-something CEO. Depression is …

Summertime Self-Care: 10 Ways to Nurture Yourself This Season | World of Psychology

The summertime is all about slowing down, kicking back and unwinding. It’s the season for barbecues, sand between your toes, boat rides, plunges into …

The Value of Art Therapy for Those on the Autism Spectrum

<i>Autism rates are on the rise, and new treatments, such as art therapy, are emerging to meet the pervasive challenges it presents. Many parents look</i> …

What is Sensory Processing Disorder?

08 April 2015 , 5:17 PM by Sinead Lee<p>Imagine if you struggled to understand the sights, smells or sounds around you.<p>‘Sensory Processing’ is something …

Scientists Use Brain Stimulation to Boost Creativity

A UNC School of Medicine study has provided the first direct evidence that a low dose of electric current can enhance a specific brain pattern to …

Amy Vaughan Releases POSITIVELY SENSORY!

Amy Vaughan has released her first book, "Positively Sensory! A Guide to Help Your Child Develop Positive Approaches to Learning and Cope with …

Sensory Processing Disorder and Sensory Integration (Infograph) #sensory #spd

This info graphic explains Sensory Processing Disorder (SPD) as a dysfunction in the nervous system when it gets messages from the senses (touch, …

Autism

Sensory Accommodation Suggestions (Infograph)

This is a printable list of strategies dealing with IEP meetings. It deals with children who need sensory accommodations. It allows parents to …

Education

Asperger’s Characteristics (Infograph)

Asperger’s Syndrome is a developmental disorder that is linked with autism, but is different from autism in a few different ways. One way being that …

How to Recognize a Sensory Processing Disorder in Your Child

The infograph is about being able to tell if your child have a sensory issues that may result in your child having problems in school or even …

ADHD

Sensory Processing Disorder in Kids: An ADHD Look-Alike

Children with Sensory Processing Disorder face many educational challenges. Finding ways to help a child gain the best educational and social skills …

Parenting

How Your Child’s Sensory Processing Issues May Change Over Time (Infograph)

This article tells how your child’s sensory processing issues changes over time. It tells how their symptoms may change as they age and it also tells …

13 Phrases to Calm Your Anxious Child (Infograph)

Children often deal with anxiety in childhood. As parents it is easy to want to jump in and remove the anxiety, but doing so will not allow them to …

Signs of Sensory Process Disorder and Tips to Help (Infograph)

It’s true that in every child there’s a different method and way of teaching that can reach them. For example, I am myself am an auditory learner, …