There is nothing easy about raising a child, especially a sensational one. If you're seeking a handbook on how to support a child with sensory processing differences (SPD) or other nervous system dysfunctions - look no further. This memoir is a one-stop-shop of insights and a survival guide for parents and caregivers. Filled with tried-and-true prevention and treatment strategies for SPD, Sensational Kids, Sensational Families is a valuable resource for all special-needs families, including those who cope with or suspect SPD, autism spectrum disorder, Asperger syndrome, and ADD/ADHD.
Rebecca Duvall Scott invites you to join her family on their journey for answers after her son's SPD diagnosis. She rallied others to fight for her son, became and expert on several interventions that worked for them, including an allergy-free diet, the Wilbarger Protocol, biomedical interventions, interactive listening therapies and Astronaut Training. She credits her son's triumphs to a collaborative treatment approach and positive mindset shifts that saved her son's self-esteem and relationships throughout the family.
As if a mother's perspective isn't enough, this one-of-a-kind audiobook includes perspectives from Hannah Ragan, MS, OTR/L, the occupational therapist who supported Jacob through his SPD journey. This is a must listen for parents, relatives, spouses, caretakers and friends of a sensational someone, therapists, teachers psychologists and professionals with sensational clients and students, doctors, nurses, and medical professionals with sensational patients, and those who personally have been diagnosed with SPD. The most important message in this remarkable audiobook is you are not alone - and hope is never lost.