Periodically we will be recommending different resources to help parents and educators better understand sensory processing. This book is a good place to start.
The Out-of-Sync Child:
Recognizing and Coping with Sensory Processing Disorder
By: Carol Stock Kranowitz
This is a parent-friendly book that describes how sensory integration dysfunction (also known as sensory processing disorder) can impact a child’s daily life. The book provides easy to understand descriptions of each sensory system and signs and symptoms of sensory processing concerns in each system. There are strategies and suggestions for ways to help a child with sensory processing concerns. For more information, or to order this resource, log on to www.out-of-sync-child.com.