Debbie's Blog

The Benefits of Vibration

Posted by Guest Blogger Katie Zelinski, MS, OTR/L on 2nd Mar 2020

This informative guest blog comes to us occupational therapist Katie Zelinski from The Well Balanced OT. Prior to Occupational Therapy school I had no idea how powerful, and usefu … read more

The Sensory Project Show Reviews ARK Products

Posted by Guest Blogger Rachel and Jessica from The Sensory Project Show on 11th Oct 2019

This guest post is the transcription from a podcast with Rachel and Jessica at The Sensory Project Show. . Rachel:  Welcome back to The Sensory Project Show!  … read more

An Overwhelming Need to Chew

Posted by Debra C. Lowsky, MS, CCC-SLP on 2nd Apr 2018

Question:  Hi Debbie - I work at a school for children who have special needs.  I serve a lot of students (many tube-fed) who really crave oral stimulation to the point that it is diff … read more

An Alternative for Fidgeters Who Like to Pick

Posted by Debra C. Lowsky, MS, CCC-SLP on 22nd Apr 2016

Question:  My son has Asperger Syndrome and severe ADHD.  He has a picking problem and will pick his nails, credit cards, scabs etc.  I am looking for something he can wear on his wr … read more