Entries by Carol Kranowitz

Is It ADHD or SPD?

(April 2022)  A further conversation with Veronica Hunter of ADHD-What Now?  focuses on how ADHD and SPD overlap and some ways we can tell them apart.   Knowing which one is affecting your child can help you get the right treatment. Click here to watch the video.

Your Child Can Get IN-Sync

(April 2022)  In a conversation with Len and Cass Arcuri of Autism Parenting Secrets, the topic is fun and functional ways that parents and teachers can help children with sensory processing challenges to get “In Sync.”  This is Episode #96, Part 2.  Click here to listen.

What Is SPD?

(April 2022) Chat with Veronica Hunter of ADHD – What Now?  Up to 40% of children with ADHD also have sensory processing differences.  ADHD and SPD are “look-alike” conditions, because of similar symptoms such as inattention and constant activity. Here are some tips for telling the difference.  Click here to watch the video.

SPD and Autism, with Patricia Lemer on the “Autism Detectives” Show

(April 2022) Conversation with Patricia S. Lemer (author of Outsmarting Autism) on her radio program, “Autism Detectives.”  Interview topics include how SPD affects kids with autism; updates including more information about autism and ADHD in the 3rd edition of The Out-of-Sync Child; and the calendar of fun activities for all children, A Year of Mini-Moves for the In-Sync Child (co-authored with Joye Newman).  Click to listen.

(2022) Luke’s Family Shares A SECRET: Problem-Solving with Lucy Jane Miller’s Method

May-July issue of Autism Digest (formerly Autism Asperger’s Sensory Digest).

Luke wanted to join his classmates’ overnight camping trip but knew the sensory overload would be too challenging.  Using the problem-solving method called A SECRET, he and his OT, parents and teacher made modifications that let Luke attend and enjoy the outing.  Learn how you can make small changes that make a big difference in a child’s daily life.