Adults with Sensory Processing Disorder (SPD) feel assaulted by the world and all of its ticking clocks, buzzing lights, and strong perfumes. If everyday sounds and textures feel unbearably distracting, read on to learn about the signs and symptoms of SPD in adults.Author: Janice Rodden. [Self-Test] Sensory Processing Disorder (SPD) in Adults. Your aversion to itchy fabrics, scented candles, and crowds could be a sign of Sensory Processing Disorder (SPD). Take this self-test to better understand daily SPD symptoms, and take the results to an occupational therapist trained in sensory integration and ADHD.Author: ADHD Editorial Board.
May 01, 2012 · Sensory processing disorder is a condition in which the brain has trouble receiving and responding to information that comes in through the senses. Formerly referred to as sensory integration. Please use this adult SPD checklist as a guide only. This is NOT meant to officially diagnose Sensory Processing Disorder. It should be used ONLY to indicate the "red flags" that may warrant attention; i.e., further observation, evaluation and/or treatment.
Nov 11, 2018 · Rachel S. Schneider, M.A, MHC is a mental health counselor and proud Sensory Processing Disorder (SPD) adult. She was diagnosed with SPD in 2010 at age 27 and since then has advocated for adults with her neurological condition through her writing and related outreach projects. Sensory techniques for home can be taught. Let's talk about how treatment may help you. Start by filling out the Adult Consultation Form. Resources. Articles about SPD in adults may be found in Our Library under "Adults and SPD.” Titles of books about SPD can be found in our Selected Bibliography for Adults with Sensory Processing Disorder.