The Calming Effect of “Heavy Work” for Sensory Processing Disorder « PsychMamma

In therapist lingo, “heavy work” refers to proprioceptive input. The definition of proprioceptive is “the awareness of posture, movement, and changes in equilibrium and the knowledge of position, weight, and resistance of objects as they relate to the body.” Kids with Sensory Processing Disorder sometimes seek out proprioceptive input when they are looking for aContinue reading “The Calming Effect of “Heavy Work” for Sensory Processing Disorder « PsychMamma”

Relationship Secrets For Sensitive People: Why Emotional Empaths Stay Lonely Or Alone | wildflowers’ movement

Reblogged from: Relationship Secrets For Sensitive People: Why Emotional Empaths Stay Lonely Or Alone | wildflowers’ movement. Post by Dr. Judith Orloff   Loneliness gets to some more than others. But why it hangs on isn’t always apparent when read by traditional medical eyes. As a psychiatrist in Los Angeles and in my workshops I’veContinue reading “Relationship Secrets For Sensitive People: Why Emotional Empaths Stay Lonely Or Alone | wildflowers’ movement”