Sensory Jungle Journal

Sensory Ideas for the Classroom

Sensory Ideas for the Classroom

In this blog post we talk about tips and strategies to utilize in the classroom to provide sensory input for all types of children to improve their ability to learn, whether that is in-person or virtually.

Benefits of a Sensory Room

Benefits of a Sensory Room

In this blog post we discuss the benefits of a sensory room and what items to put in it to improve your child's ability to regulate their sensory systems!

Benefits of a Fidget Toy

Benefits of a Fidget Toy

In this blog post we will discuss what a fidget toy is and how it can benefit your child to support learning, interacting, and/or focusing if they are used for the right reasons.

Is there a Cure for Autism?

Is there a Cure for Autism?

In this blog post we discuss whether or not there is a cure for Autism Spectrum Disorder and what factors play a role in decreasing the symptoms of it.

Dealing with Autism and Anger

Dealing with Autism and Anger

In this blog post we discuss how anger is a common trait of children with autism, strategies to utilize to improve their emotional regulation, and techniques to use when they are having a difficult time and expressing anger.

Sensory Defensiveness

Sensory Defensiveness

In this blog post we discuss a branch of Sensory Processing Disorder called Sensory Defensiveness, tips on how to observe if your child might have it, and strategies to utilize to improve it.

Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)

Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)

In this blog post we discuss what exactly Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD) is and how it is diagnosed.

Sensory Diets and How They Can Benefit Your Child

Sensory Diets and How They Can Benefit Your Child

In this blog post we discuss what a sensory diet is and how it can benefit your child that has sensory issues.

Oppositional Defiant Disorder

Oppositional Defiant Disorder

In this blog post we discuss what Oppositional Defiant Disorder is, catching it early, and strategies to utilize to treat it.

Traveling with children with Autism

Traveling with children with Autism

In this blog post we talk about tips and tricks to utilize while traveling with a child that has autism.

Surviving the Holidays with Autism

Surviving the Holidays with Autism

In this blog post we discuss strategies to utilize during the holidays to help your child with autism or sensory processing disorder and make it as enjoyable as possible for everyone in your family!

Autism and Potty Training

Autism and Potty Training

In this blog post we discuss tips to utilize while potty training children with and without autism.