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Navigating the Holidays with A Child with Sensory Issues

Christmas, Hanukah, and New Year’s are filled with sensory issues. Bright lights, sounds, textures, colors, busy stores, and many other things can cause your child with sensory issues to have meltdowns or struggle this time of year. There are holiday programs in schools and churches which can irritate a sensitive child’s ears. Wearing fancier clothing… Continue reading Navigating the Holidays with A Child with Sensory Issues

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Hearing Hypersensitivities Can Impact Learning

Written By Dorinne S. Davis -Kalugin, MA, CCC-A, FAAA, RCTC, BARA President Davis Centers, Inc, Budd Lake, NJ There are many types of hypersensitivities to sound demonstrated by: crying when the vacuum is on, screaming when a fire alarm goes off, covering the ears when there are too many people in the room, shutting out… Continue reading Hearing Hypersensitivities Can Impact Learning