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

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

  • Strategies for sensitivity to noise, textures, smells and more
  • Approaches to challenges like brushing teeth, washing hair, and poor sleep
  • Sensory activities for kids teens, adults, families and schools
  • How to support children, teens and adults with autism and sensory issues
  • Parenting solutions for behavior and learning issues
  • Ways to advocate for your child at school, empower your child in the world and more!

Available at your local bookstore and online in paperback, audiobook, and Kindle editions. You’ll find the Spanish language paperback edition on Amazon

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Sensory Processing Challenges
Effective Clinical Work with Kids & Teens

Lindsey Biel’s book for psychologists,therapists, teachers, parents and others available here. Visit Sensory Processing Challenges for more information.


Articles, Webinars, and Podcasts

Check here for free webcasts, podcasts, and articles on sensory overload, noise sensitivity, sensory diet, handwriting, picky eating, sleep, and more. Featured in the New York Times, Parents magazine, The Atlantic, ADDitude, Voice of America, NPR, Fox Health, Autism Advocate, Forbes, Working Mother and elsewhere!

Featured articles:


Speaking Engagements for 2024-2025:

  • Positive, Strength-Based Strategies for Sensitive Kids: A Sensory Smart™ Approach - In-person, full-day conference, Brooklyn NY– January 8, 2025. For information and to register, visit Theramoves.
  • Potty Training for Kids with Sensory Differences, Potty coach training – April 9, 2024.
  • Positive, Strength-Based Strategies for Sensitive Kids: A Sensory Smart™ Approach - In-person, full-day conference, Queens NY– March 4, 2024. For information and to register, visit Theramoves.
  • Sensory Smart™ Sleep Strategies, The Sleep Lady coach training – February 27, 2024.
  • Creating Sensory Safe Spaces, Yale Cultural Autism Studies— February 6, 2024.
  • Trauma-Informed Strategies for Families and Caregivers, Sensory Integration Education webinar – January 8, 2024.

Now booking in-person workshops and webinars on topics including:

  • Sensory Smart™ Strategies for Real-Life Challenges
  • Sensory Smart™ Strategies for School Success
  • Sensory Smart™ Sleep Strategies that Work
  • Building Graphomotor and Fine Motor Skills
  • Maximizing Vision and Visual Processing Skills
  • Sensory Smart™ Strategies for Sound Sensitivity
  • Managing Stress and Preventing Burnout
  • Trauma-Informed Strategies for Adoptive/Foster Families and Profesionals
  • Potty Training for Kids with Sensory Differences
  • Sensory Friendly Art Works! Fostering Creativity and Sensorimotor Skills
  • Sensory Smart™ Collaboration for School-Based Therapists

Click here for a list of previous speaking engagements… Please contact lindsey@sensorysmarts.com to discuss your training needs.

Lindsey has taught parents, teachers, therapists and others at conferences, workshops, schools, museums, and child development centers including the Yale Child Study Center, Bank Street College of Education, Guggenheim Museum, NYC Department of Education, Adapt Community Network, and the Gateway School of Mumbai.