Tag Archives: Sensory Processing Disorder

Sensory Processing Disorder – The Prayer of The Highly Sensitive Child

Dear Mr God:  About My Heart My heart feels a bit empty sometimes. I can feel disappointed with myself. Life feels difficult and I seem to make other people’s lives difficult too. I am worried sometimes that I am not … Continue reading

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Sensory Processing – To Hide or to Be My Insecure Self in the World? – That is the Question!

I have spent my whole life wondering why I have this tension in my body, I can’t always think straight and I feel sort of insecure a lot of the time. I have really worked my socks off to get … Continue reading

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Sensory Processing – Integrating your Senses through the Right Side of Your Brain

  Today I suddenly realised why when we go out as a family I can get quite cross because no-one else is excited like me by simply being out. We drive along and I see the fields, the sheep, the … Continue reading

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I’m Not Neurotypical and That’s OK!

Definition of Not Neuro-Typical: Individuals whose neurological pathology renders their sensory functioning, social skills and cognitive skills not typical. Go on – Celebrate Your Difference!

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Sensory Processing Disorder – There may be no diagnosis but it is Real!

Today I needed to book an appointment for my son to see a dietician. When I realised that I had to go to floor 10 – the top floor of our local hospital – I broke down into tears. Last … Continue reading

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Highly Sensitive People and Irlen Syndrome

About Irlen Syndrome Irlen Syndrome is a specific type of perceptual problem that affects the way the brain processes visual information. It is not an optical problem. For those with Irlen Syndrome, the brain is unable to process full spectral … Continue reading

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What do We Do when we feel SO Highly Sensitive?

We need to find all the softness we can find in the world and clothe ourselves in it:- The soft sounds and voices The soft textures and fabrics The soft smells The soft tastes The soft light But most off … Continue reading

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Creative Intuitive Children, Mules and Mountains!

I sometimes feel like one of those Mums who thinks they know best for their child and pushes them into a particular direction. Or . . .  do I know best for my child and just won’t give up working … Continue reading

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Might your Sound Sensitive Child be Highly Musical?

This is what can happen when you give your sound sensitive child a keyboard, help them choose the sounds they like and teach them 3 chords. You don’t need to be musical yourself – just find a simple music theory … Continue reading

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