The Special Journey that Moms of Sensory Processing Disorder Kids Experience





One of the hardest things about having a child with sensory processing issues is understanding what in the world that actually means! Book after book, appointment after appointment, I would take in the words, but it was like they’d get lost on the way to my brain. I’d close the book or walk out of the doctor’s office feeling utterly confused and hopelessly lost. Proprioception? Motor planning? Vestibular system? Huh? I could barely spell the words let alone understand them. My son’s physical therapist used the term “prop” (pronounced “prope”) for months before I finally asked her what the heck she was talking about!