My Senses Are In Overdrive — All Of the Time

Sensory Processing Disorder is a unique and challenging neurological condition associated with inefficient processing of sensory information. That may mean scratchy tags are unbearable, or loud noises intolerable. Learn how to recognize the symptoms, and get treatment here.

What Is Sensory Processing Disorder?

Sensory Processing Disorder (SPD) is a neurological condition that makes it difficult for the body to receive messages from the senses and turn them into the appropriate motor and behavioral responses. A child with SPD finds it hard to process and act upon the information received through his senses: sounds, sights, movement, touch, smell, and taste.
  • 1 / 9