Some free sensory advice from a seasoned #Autism parent

I mentioned in an earlier post today about the difficulties Emmett faves with his shoes and socks. 

There was a brief conversation that took place after therapy yesterday, while myself and two of Emmett’s therapists were trying to help him with his shoes and socks. 

I feel that the take away message from this parenting trial is something people really need to take to heart. 

Emmett was so upset over his shoes and socks feeling funny, he was on a razors edge between being really upset and a full on meltdown. 

The discussion I had with both is therapists, touched on the fact that Emmett is in absolute distress when these things arise. 

This isn’t a child that doesn’t want to wear shoes an socks because he’s being difficult.… Read More