Living a Sensory Life

Living a Sensory Life

By Becky
Join Becky from Sensory Spectacle where she will be sharing knwoledge about Sensory Processing Disorder. She will be exploring what it is, how we can recognise needs, how we can support needs, chatting with other professionals to share knowledge and most importantly hear insights from children and adults with SPD themselves.
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1 - An introduction to Sensory Processing Disorder

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13 Student sensory profiles, where to begin with finding their learning style
In this episode I introduce how important it is to understand our students profiles in order to understand their specific learning requirements.
21:02
May 11, 2020
12 Why do they break things so easily? Understanding the importance of our Proprioceptive sense.
In this episode I am explaining to you why we may see certain sensory characteristics such as breaking things easily, throwing things, crashing into things, stomping around, always being rough when playing. As always you can learn more about this with our online training ‘becoming a sensory detective’ and our books. Find them on our website www.sensoryspectacle.co.uk
20:05
April 28, 2020
11 - why does my child constantly humm?
In this episode I am helping you to understand the sensory aspects as to why we might notice our child humming, repeating things or constantly talking. It’s important we accurately recognise and understand the sensory purpose behind these behaviours so we can provide the right support. Learn more about personalising sensory behaviours in our online training ‘becoming a sensory detective’ find out more via our website www.sensoryspectacle.co.uk
21:51
April 21, 2020
10 - why can’t I get my child off their iPad?
In this episode I answer the common question from families about how we can structure time with technology and why we might find it difficult to limit this with our children.
18:36
April 20, 2020
9 - Understanding Sensory Behaviours
In this episode I am explaining why sensory characteristics are not always negative behaviours and how we can break them down to understand the sensory element relating to them.
20:55
April 7, 2020
8 - Understanding self-regulation at home
In this episode I am explaining why it’s important for our children or adults who we are caring for to be able to regulate and why we may recognise different sensory characteristics in different environments. Regulating at home can appear very differently to regulating at school.
20:58
March 31, 2020
7 - Sensory aspects for difficulties washing our hands
Here I am explaining some of the sensory elements relating to why some children and adults with Sensory Processing Difficulties may struggle washing their hands. We are currently in isolation to prevent the spread of COVID-19 and so it is really important we understand this.
19:29
March 24, 2020
6 - Difficulties with eating and food types for people with SPD
Here I explain some of the aspects relating to difficulties with food choices and eating for people with SPD and why it’s important to consider all aspects of sensory processing when implementing into someone’s sensory lifestyle.
19:53
March 10, 2020
5 What is a Sensory Lifestyle?
Here’s I explain the term ‘Sensory Lifestyle’ in more detail and share why I prefer this approach to using the term Sensory Diet.
18:20
March 3, 2020
4 Explaining a Sensory Meltdown or overload
It’s important we understand the difference between Sensory Overload or Meltdown compared to a temper tantrum. Here I explain a little more about this for you.
24:04
February 25, 2020
3 Explaining Sensory processing difficulties to professionals (education settings or managers)
In this episode I talk about how we can explain our child or our own sensory needs to their teacher or our boss at work.
23:00
February 18, 2020
2 Explaining SPD to family & friends - top tips
In this episode I will share with you some thoughts on what we need to consider before explaining someone’s sensory difficulties to family and friends.
28:49
February 11, 2020
1 - An introduction to Sensory Processing Disorder
This podcast has been created by Becky from Sensory Spectacle. This podcast aims to educate about and create awareness of Sensory Processing Disorder. You can find more information about the work we do at www.sensoryspectacle.co.uk
23:07
February 4, 2020