Activities for Kids with Sensory Processing Disorder
ISBN13 : 9780399532719
Author(s) : Carol Kranowitz
Publisher : Future Horizons, 2006
SKU : 1211BK
The first accessible guide to examine Sensory Processing Disorder (SPD), The Out-of-Sync Child touched the hearts and lives of thousands of families. Author Carol Kranowitz continues her significant work with this companion volume, which presents more than one hundred playful activities specially designed for kids with SPD.
This revised edition includes new activities that parents of children with SPD can do at home with their child, along with updated information on which activities are most appropriate for children with coexisting conditions such as Asperger's, and autism.
Each activity in this book is SAFE-Sensory-motor, Appropriate, Fun and Easy-to help develop and organise a child's brain and body.
Whether your child faces challenges with touch, balance, movement, body position, vision, hearing, smell, and taste, motor planning, or other sensory problems, this book presents lively and engaging ways to bring fun and play to everyday situations.
Carol Kronowitz is the Editor-in-Chief of S.I. Focus, the international magazine on sensory integration and sensory processing. A preschool teacher for 25 years, Carol observed many young children with Sensory Processing Disorder (SPD).
In writings and workshops she leads in the United States and abroad, she explains to parents, educators, and other early childhood professionals how sensory issues play out - and provides fun and functional techniques for addressing them at home and school. She has written several manuals and books on SPD, including The Out of Sync Child, The Out of Sync Child Has Fun and The Goodenoughts Get In Sync