Category Archives: sensory processing disorder

Happy Easter

Our oldest is in the middle of exam week.  The first day of exams was Thursday, putting Easter right in the middle of it all.  We couldn’t take our daughter away from school for the entire weekend, so we went … Continue reading

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This is for all the SPD People

If you know someone with Sensory Processing Disorder who is having a rough day, you can point out to them that fairy tales show that SPD is a royal trait. How do I know? You only have to recall the … Continue reading

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A Step Forward

DD2 has decided to give college a try!!!!  We’ll need to schedule visits to two local schools and find some things out first, but this is huge for her.  She and I are hoping that she can start slowly – … Continue reading

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Writing Class

My middle child, DD2, is taking an informal creative writing class.  Tonight is the third of four classes.  She’s been doing pretty well, wearing her worry stone to a nib and bouncing her knee a good share of the two … Continue reading

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Looking for Closure

I wrote a letter to send to my daughter’s former teacher, wanting to have her hear our side of everything that happened as a result of her actions with my daughter.  DH pointed out that sending this letter would lead … Continue reading

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Special Needs

I’ve written before that it is difficult to have a child with special needs that don’t show.  Down’s Syndrome is fairly easy to spot visually.  A wheelchair announces physical challenges.  Sensory Processing Disorder looks like anyone else on the street … Continue reading

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Continuing

My middle child has Sensory Processing Disorder, and it brought anxiety along for the ride.  She just turned 18, and I mentioned that she could register to vote.  Fear swept over her eyes.  She has a partially finished job application … Continue reading

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