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

Revised and Updated Edition! Now the bestselling, award-winning handbook on sensory processing issues has even more practical information and real-life solutions than ever, including:

  • Practical solutions for daily challenges from brushing teeth to holiday gatherings
  • Strategies for managing sensitivity to noise, textures, smells and more
  • Sensory diet activities for kids teens, adults, families and schools
  • How to best support children, teens and adults with autism and sensory issues
  • Parenting tips for handling behavior and learning issues
  • Ways to advocate for your child at school and help make schools more “sensory smart”
  • How to help your child with sensory issues use technology optimally
  • Ways to empower your child in the world and much more!

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 sensory strategies book for clinical psychologists, social workers, teachers, parents and others is now available.

See the Sensory Processing Challenges web site for more information and for downloable sensory screening tools for home and school.


Lindsey’s Upcoming Speaking Engagements

  • October 19 — Maximizing Vision and Visual Processing Skills, Wee Care Therapy, Munster IN. Please visit Wee Care Therapy.
  • November 8 — TECA Conference (Twice Exceptional Children’s Advocacy), Molloy College, Rockville Centre NY. Please visit TECA.
  • December 4 — 3rd Annual ThinkDIFFERENTLY Conference, Hyde Park NY. Please visit ThinkDIFFERENTLY.
  • January 14-17, 2020 — Innovative Child Therapy Online Symposium. More information to come!
  • January 17 — SensorySmart™ Strategies for the Preschool Classroom. Staff development at Books and Rattles, Middle Village NY. Sorry, this event is not open to the public.
  • March 13 — SensorySmart™ Strategies for Young Children. Staff development at Chelsea Piers Kids program, New York City. Sorry, this event is not open to the public.
  • March 18 — Building Visual Skills: Insights and Practical Strategies for the School-age Child. TheraMoves, Valley Stream NY. More information to come!
  • Spring 2020 — Global Virtual Conference on Special Needs. More information to come!

A full list of previous 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 sensory processing difficulties with Lindsey Biel and Drs. Brock and Fernette Eide.

Learn more…

Webcasts and Articles

Check here for free webcasts and articles on how to avoid sensory overload, deal with noise sensitivity, sensory diet, sensory-friendly clothing, picky eating, sleep difficulties and more.