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Penny Williams

This is quite common in kids with ADHD, Hyperactive Type. I think there’s a correlation to sensory issues, as they can often cause kids to not have an awareness of their bodies (and voice, by extension).

Here’s an online self-test you can complete to see if your child might have Sensory Processing Disorder as well:

[Self-Test] Sensory Processing Disorder in Children

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