Sensational brain — brainworks sensory diet creator tool

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a sensory diet is the strategic use of sensory activities. While most of us use sensory strategies without really thinking about it (drinking coffee to stay alert, listening to soothing music to unwind, jogging to release tension, etc.), some children and adults have sensory needs that require a more intentional approach. A sensory diet is a plan, usually established by an occupational therapist, to meet the needs of people with sensory processing disorders so they will be able to engage in social interactions, focus on their education, self-soothe, and sustain attention to task more effectively. Brain works simplifies the process of creating sensory diets and teaches self-modulation through its use. Click here to join brainworks or view membership options.

products created with digital access (click image to enlarge) information just click on any of the topics at the right of the screen to learn about sensory processing, sensory diets, resources, research and more many forms are available for your use as well, including a very helpful sensory symptoms checklist .

support click on the questions and answers with gwen tab at the top to post a question on our blog and receive an answer from gwen, an experienced occupational therapist and nationwide speaker and consultant on sensory processing and sensory diets.

research we are currently in the process of compiling research releated to the various sensory strategies often recommended by occupational therapist…read more detail…

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