The Sensory Project Blog

Auditory Processing

Auditory Processing

Hi friends! Thanks for joining us today while we talk about all things auditory! As always, we will talk about the auditory system, what it looks like when a child has challenges in this area, and last but not least we will give you all our favorite tips, tricks, and strategies to increase your child’s ability to process and modulate auditory input!
The Somatosensory System

The Somatosensory System

Hey Friends! Today we are explaining what exactly the somatosensory system is and the effect it has on development. Of course we will share our favorite somatosensory processing activities and games that you can do with your kiddos at home! Enjoy!
Executive Functioning

Executive Functioning

We are dedicating this episode to demystifying executive functioning! This is a topic that doesn’t get much attention, but we are determined to help you and your family understand how to improve your child’s executive functioning skills, (and how you are already working on these skills on a daily basis!) Thanks for joining us!
Toe Walking & W-Sitting

Toe Walking & W-Sitting

In today’s episode, Rachel and Jessica discuss two topics that occupational therapists frequently get asked about: toe walking and w-sitting. These topics can be somewhat controversial however are frequently seen in children with sensory processing concerns. Rachel and Jessica provide information regarding why some children toe walk and w-sit as well as strategies to decrease both.