By Dr. Lucy Jane Miller
Dr. Miller has been investigating, analyzing and explaining Sensory Processing Disorders (SPD) for over 30 years. Now, in her book, Sensational Kids, she offers families, teachers and other professionals who live and work with SPD, her lifetime of insights as a clinician, and her knowledge as the disorders leading research scientist. The book provides comprehensive explanations for the 3 main types of SPD and outlines the early warning signs to help parents identify, understand and get treatment for their child's particular disorder. In clear, accessible terms, she also explains the science of SPD, causes and intervention methods. The 5 case studies are especially helpful in illustrating typical vs. atypical sensory development. Comprehensive and compassionate, this should be every therapists, teachers and parents “go to' book for questions about sensory processing issues.