There’s no denying it anymore, winter is well and truly here. With winter weather comes winter clothing, and for kiddos with sensory processing issues, getting dressed can become physically painful for them and emotionally painful for you! But this article from Understood.org offers up some solutions that can help!
Here’s a sampling:
Natural materials: Instead of man-made blends, consider buying natural, breathable fabrics, such as 100 percent cotton, soft – not scratchy – wool, bamboo, and linen.
Clothing without tags and seams: Most major retailers and specialty kids’ clothing companies carry them in stores and online.
Garments without tricky fasteners: Sensory processing issues can affect kids’ motor skills.
Read the full article here for more details and options!
by Jessy McCulloch, Events & Social Media Marketing Coordinator