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Managing Sensory Issues

Sensory therapy for sensory processing disorder isn’t as effective as it appears.  Before I was  diagnosed with ASD at 19, I was diagnosed with Sensory Processing Disorder.   652 more words

Living Autistically

Interoception and the Body Chart Checklist

I read an article written by an OT named Kelly Mahler in OT Advance (Interoception: The Eight Sensory System, June 2016, Vol. 32 No. 6) about a newly recognized 8th sense of the body that could be responsible for our capability to handle the sensations of the inner world of our bodies. 656 more words

Occupational Therapy

Mood Board: B&W and Soweto

1. “Budding” Series by Xavier Duah / 2. “Honey Face” by Ivan Trejo / 3. “Three Dancers, Mills College, 1929” by Imogen Cunningham / … 10 more words

Sensory Diet

To Think Is To Be...

I find I have a lot to learn about my conditions. Most of all, it seems there is a lot to be learned about how to live with having… 1,827 more words


Spotlight: Neva Hosking

Just take a scroll through Neva Hosking’s Tumblr and you see the artistry in which she lives. You don’t even have to look at her drawings, just the everyday photos and the way she answers questions from her ask box. 26 more words

Sensory Diet

Spotlight: Zoë Kravitz for i-D

“I’m not here to be the best or the coolest or the prettiest, I’m just here.”

-Zoe Kravitz

In this interview with i-D Magazine, Zoë talks style, music, her childhood, and race in Hollywood while I fall deeper in love and contemplate a new hairstyle. 8 more words

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Visual Sensory Tools

These are some examples of products/sensory tools to use for visual sensitive/avoiders (over-responsive), seekers (craves) and low registration (under-responsive) persons.