Raising a Sensory Smart Child
The Definitive Handbook for Helping Your Child with Sensory Processing Issues

Raising a Sensory Smart Child

By Lindsey Biel, OTR/L and Nancy Peske, foreword by Dr. Temple Grandin

The bestselling, award-winning book on sensory processing challenges is filled with practical information and real-life solutions including:

  • Great sensory diet activities for kids, teenagers, and adults
  • Techniques for dealing with sensitivity to noise, touch, and other input
  • Solutions for brushing teeth, dressing, eating, sleeping, transitions and more
  • Parenting strategies and how to advocate for your child at school
  • Recommended equipment and toys, complementary therapies, essential resources

Available at your local bookstore and online.   Learn more about this book…


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Sensory Processing Challenges: Effective Clinical Work with Kids & Teens

By Lindsey Biel, OTR/L

Lindsey Biel’s new book for clinicians is now available.

See the Sensory Processing Challenges web site for more information.


Sensory Smart Gifts!

Great gifts for people with sensory challenges.

Webcasts and Articles

Check here for free videos and Lindsey’s articles on sensory overload, noise sensitivity, sensory diet, sensory-friendly clothing, picky eating, sleep difficulties and more.

This Month’s
Sensory Smart Tips

Check here for important tips on issues affecting you and your child right now.


Lindsey’s upcoming presentations

September 4, 2014 - Kennedy Child Study Center Staff Development, New York NY. Sorry this event is closed to the public.

Fall 2014 (date TBA) - Sensory Processing Strategies for Teachers at The SMILE Center, New York NY. For more information, please call 212-400-0383

November 13, 2014 - Shield Institute Parent Workshop (with Spanish translation), Flushing NY. For more information please call 718-939-8700.

November 18, 2014 - Shield Institute Parent Workshop (with Spanish translation), Bronx NY. For more information please call 718-939-8700.

January 11, 2015 - Challenge Early Intervention, Flushing NY.

May 4-7, 2015 - YAI International Conference (April 28-May 1), New York NY. For more information please visit YAI.

April 2015 - Dayton OH.

A full list of speaking engagements…


Sensory Processing Class

Sensory Processing Master Class on DVD

Six hours (2 DVDs) of practical information on behavior, emotion, and learning in children with SPD with Lindsey Biel and Drs. Brock and Fernette Eide.

Learn more…