Relieving Holiday Stress at Mealtime — tips to help children with SPD and Austim
The Holidays are all about family and food. While this is a wonderful time for many, children with sensory processing disorder or Autism find the combination to be challenging. The loud noises, unfamiliar people, different schedules, new smells, and strange foods can upset children with SPD or Autism. I want to help make things a bit easier by sharing some tips that will help you create a sensory-friendly environment for children which will then make festive meals and other mealtimes a more enjoyable activity of daily living for all involved.