Sensory Processing Disorder

Sensory Processing Disorder (SPD, formally known as sensory integration dysfunction) is a condition in which the brain has difficulty in receiving information from the senses.

Signs and symptoms may include:

  • oversensitive

  • Common sounds may be overwhelming

  • Uncoordinated

  • Hard to engage in conversation or play

 Below are a list of resources on the topic:

Medical

WebMed
Sensory Processing Disorder.com
Wikipedia

Organizations

Sensory Processing Disorder Foundation

Books

out of synchThe out-of-synch-child

 

raising sensoryRaising a Sensory Smart Child

 

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