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Powerful Proprioceptive Activities that Calm, Focus, & Alert - Your Kid's Table

Over 80 amazing proprioceptive activities that provide powerful and lasting proprioceptive input. Simple ideas can be used quickly to calm, focus, alert.

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Make your own Theraputty at home! Add food coloring for color! From the Illinois Neurological Institute. Put in a baloon!

How to Recognize a Sensory Processing Disorder in Your Child - Integrated Learning Strategies

How to Recognize a Sensory Processing Disorder in Your Child - Integrated Learning Strategies

Holiday Gift Guide - Best Toys and Therapy Tools for Sensory Seekers

Children with sensory processing disorder are constantly in search of ways to regulate their nervous systems and organize input coming from the environment. There are varying levels of processing …

Wilbarger brushing protocol is a wonderful part of a sensory diet for children with autism, SPD (sensory processing disorder) and other disorders.

Wilbarger brushing protocol is a wonderful part of a sensory diet for children with autism, SPD (sensory processing disorder) and other disorders - This honestly helped Colton so much!

The Inspired Treehouse - How can you support the development self-regulation in your child? Check out some of our best activities and ideas here!

How can you support the development of self-regulation in kids? This huge resource is full of self-regulation games, information, books, and more!

Why Do Kids with Autism Kids Do That? Plus Teacher Tips to Help!

Are you setting up an Autism Unit or LIFE Skills classroom? Visual Schedules in Autism Classrooms work- read why.

This past fall we made the decision to seek out occupational therapy (OT) for Caroline. She was struggling a great deal with the act of writing and we also suspected she had some midline issues. With her permission, I'm going to write about our experience with occupational therapy for dysgraphia...

Pinner said: Do you have a child who struggles with the physical act of writing? We did and occupational therapy changed her life!

Explore Bugs with this Bug Fossils Play Dough Invitation. Includes play ideas and book pairings.

Make fossils and the kids have to match the species to the fossil (bugs, leaves, build a dinosaur) Explore Bugs with this Bug Fossils Play Dough Invitation. Includes play ideas and book pairings.