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

  • September 1 — My Child’s Handwriting Is So Messy! Strategies for Improving Dysgraphia. For more information about this free webinar, please visit ADDitude.
  • September 14 — Gateway School of Mumbai webinar with Dr. Fran Reinstein and Kelly Dorfman. More information to come.
  • October 1 — Sensory Strategies During the Pandemic. For more information about this free webinar, please visit Autism Research Institute.
  • October 12 — The Sleep Lady sleep coach training.
  • October 21 8-9 pm EST — Building Motor Skills during the Pandemic. A Conversation with Dana’s Kids. No need to pre-register for this free and insightful talk.
  • November 20 — YAI Westchester webinar. More information to come.
  • December 7 — Sensory Strategies for Remote Learning, TheraMoves evening webinar. 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.