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Understanding Sensory Processing Disorder

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Understanding Sensory Processing Disorder
Sensory Processing Disorder or SPD is a neurological disorder where sensory information that a person processes gives an unusual response. Those with SPD perceive and/or respond to sensory information differently than most other people

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8 Interesting Facts about Autism Spectrum Disorder

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8 Interesting Facts about Autism Spectrum Disorder

Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) is a developmental disorder that is marked by two unusual kinds of behaviors; shortage in communication and social skills, and restricted or repetitive behaviors. This disorder is found all over the world and affects all races, cultures, and economic backgrounds. Chances are there is someone in your life who has been diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder. While this diagnosis is becoming more and more common, here are some interesting facts about Autism that you might not know. Autism was first studied and written about by Dr Leo Kanner in the 1940’s.  ASD varies from person to...

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