SENSORY INTEGRATIVE DISORDER: EARLY WARNING SIGNS
All of us have experienced "sensory overload" at some point, whether it's during a loud rock concert or at a time of significant stress when wearing an itchy sweater feels unbearable. When these types of sensations interfere with everyday living, however, they become atypical and should be addressed therapeutically. The following are a few of the more common symptoms and signs of sensory integration dysfunction:
All of these symptoms can be remediated through Occupational Therapy. If you recognize your child in this description, talk to us about how we can help.
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