Sensory processing disorder

What is Sensory processing disorder?

Sensory processing (sensory integration or SI) is a term that refers to the way the nervous system receives messages from the senses and turns them into appropriate motor and behavioral responses. Sensory Processing Disorder (SPD or sensory integration dysfunction) is a condition that exists when sensory signals don't get organized into appropriate responses.

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i am looking for a place in brooklyn where my son who has adhd and sensory processing disorder is 5 and has amerigroup child health plus B can get...

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Please consult a psychologist for ADHD.

Otherwise you can give him a mood stablizer...like lithium carbonate (brand name lithosun sr 400mg) or...

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hello i have a Vary hyper 3 year old.. a firend of mine told me about Sensory Processing Disorder . so iv been doing a littel research before i...

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Hi,

Thank you for your query.

I can understand your concerns. I will request you not to do any self-medication till the diagnosis is confirmed by a...

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Is there a recommended diet for children with sensory processing disorder?

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Brief Answer:
No specific diet is recommended.

Detailed Answer:
Thank you for posting your query.

I am Dr Sudhir Kumar, Neurologist, and would try...

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