Category Archives: Sensory Integration Disorder (SID/SPD)

Not Ready to Settle

Four years ago our family was launched into the throes of mental illness when our then 11 year old son spiraled into a dark and frantic place filled with hallucinations and out of control behaviour.  I can’t believe it has … Continue reading

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How Does Your Engine Run? Our Journey with Sensory Issues – Part 2

If you haven’t read the first Part go here then don’t forget to come back The Occupational Therapist – we’ll call her Jane. The first few sessions were spent watching C and the activities that he gravitated toward. He would pick … Continue reading

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Our Journey with Sensory Issues – Part One

I was asked by someone to describe our experience with sensory issues and I figured I would post it here since I have been meaning to write this for quite some time. In Canada, Sensory Integration Disorder (SID) and Sensory … Continue reading

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