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Sensory processing disorder

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Signs and Symptoms of Sensory processing disorder

All Signs & Symptoms of Sensory processing disorder

Here are the top symptoms or behaviors listed by parents of kids diagnosed with Sensory processing disorder:

SymptomFrequencyNumber of mentions
Sensitivity to sound (hyperacusis)Often4 mentions
Anxiety in social situationsOften1 mention
CryingOften1 mention
Frequent cryingOften1 mention
ImpulsivenessOften1 mention
Picky eating or aversion to foods / food sensationsOften1 mention
Shyness or social anxietyOften1 mention

When do symptoms start?

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Change in symptoms of Sensory processing disorder*

What happens to common Sensory processing disorder symptoms over time?

SymptomWorseA Little WorseStayed About the SameA Little BetterBetterCompletely Resolved
Sensitivity to sound (hyperacusis)25%0%0%0%75%0%
Anxiety in social situations0%0%0%0%100%0%
Frequent crying0%0%0%100%0%0%
Picky eating or aversion to foods / food sensations0%0%0%100%0%0%
Shyness or social anxiety0%0%0%0%100%0%

Conditions with similar symptoms to Sensory processing disorder

Parents also mention the behaviors, signs, and symptoms associated with Sensory processing disorder when they describe these conditions:

Discussion of Sensory processing disorder

What was your approach to Sensory processing disorder? What were the results?