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The Hidden Dimensions of Sensory Perception

Part 1: Inputs: The Hidden Dimensions of Sensory Perception According to Dr. Aron, a characteristic of highly sensitive children is their sensory processing sensitivity. Sensory processing sensitivity is proposed to be an innate trait associated with greater sensitivity to environmental and social stimuli (Aron et al. 2012)[i]. Researchers Nilda Cosco and Robin Moore explain that … Continue reading

Highly Sensitive Children’s Sensory Health Framework

HSC’s Sensory Health Framework The subsequent framework is based on the following hypotheses: 1) Highly sensitive children uniquely combine heightened sensory intelligence to other forms of intelligence, which impart them with a different identity formation. 2) The characteristics of modern space influence highly sensitive children’s sensory experiences and, as a result, their well being. 3) … Continue reading

Holistic Health Model

Holistic Health Model As mentioned at the beginning of this chapter, modern medicine is adapting and beginning to reincorporate some of the ancient wisdoms we have explored into its practices. In part due to the influence of holistic practices. These practices are quite different from modern medicine. They promote health prevention instead of intervention and … Continue reading

Children’s vulnerability reflected in genes: Some children more sensitive to their environments, for better and worse — ScienceDaily

Some children are more sensitive to their environments, for better and for worse. Now researchers have identified a gene variant that may serve as a marker for these children, who are among society’s most vulnerable. The study found that children from high-risk backgrounds who carried a common gene variant were very likely to develop serious … Continue reading

Beyond Paleo: Heal Your Gut

Hippocrates said this more than 2,000 years ago, but we’re only now coming to understand just how right he was. Research over the past two decades has revealed that gut health is critical to overall health, and that an unhealthy gut contributes to a wide range of diseases including diabetes, obesity, rheumatoid arthritis, autism spectrum … Continue reading

Origins of an Inner Critic: Early influence | Boundaries of the Soul

Reblogged article: Origins of an Inner Critic: Early influence | Boundaries of the Soul. Origins of an Inner Critic: Early influence April 29, 2013 — Dr. Nicholas Jenner Depression teaches us that we are not deserving of a normal, fruitful life. We go through long periods of believing that there is something inherently wrong with us. … Continue reading

The Inner Critic comes in all forms | Boundaries of the Soul

Reblogged article: The Inner Critic comes in all forms | Boundaries of the Soul. May 7, 2013 — Dr. Nicholas Jenner “I am really driven, but my drive doesn’t affect the conversations I have in my head about life, and my worries and fears and insecurities.” Zach Braff . Following on from my last post about the … Continue reading

Books That Heal Kids

Books That Heal Kids. Books That Heal Kids. From the author: Welcome to my blog. I’ve been working as an elementary school counselor since I obtained my Master’s Degree in Education in 2005. Bibliotherapy has always been a passion of mine.  Over the years I have witnessed the healing power of books in childrens’ lives. When … Continue reading

Stimulating Minds Autism Clinic – Home

and training to support growth toward independence for individuals who have been diagnosed with all variations of Autism. By offering a wide variety of services to both the individual living with Autism, as well as any caretakers, educators and healthcare professionals that work with that individual, Stimulating Minds Autism Clinic in Albuquerque provides the support … Continue reading

Universal Healing Tao Article: Inner Smile and Six Healing Practices

Universal Healing Tao Article: Inner Smile and Six Healing Practices.