Tag Archives: Sensory

5 Research-Backed Benefits of Weighted Blankets and Vests

Weighted blankets and vests have been around as a therapy tool for a while now. Many parents have observed the calming effect they can have on children with autism and sensory issues. The science be...

3 Benefits of a Sensory Gym for Your Child with Special Needs

The joys of parenting hold true no matter what your child’s abilities are. But when your child has a sensory processing disorder (SPD), you face a set of challenges most parents do not. Everyday s...

5 Books for Those Supporting Individuals with Autism and Sensory Issues

Are you raising, teaching, or working with a child with special needs? This post introduces you to five wonderful books written by experts who work with individuals of all ages and abilities with var...