Monthly Archives: July 2018

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Sensory hacks to beat stress

Today we are talking about the BIG S-WORD. The one we all know very well. The one we all experience at some time or another. The one we can’t escape. Yes, I’m talking about stress. That little buzz-word that is often the answer to “How are you?”   At Sensory Intelligence Consulting we understand the [...]

By | July 27th, 2018|Blog general, Corporate blog|0 Comments

Karlien Terblanche

Special focus areas: Mental Health; Sensory Integration in adults; Blogger on Sensory Integration topics Karlien graduated as an Occupational Therapist at the University of Pretoria in 2005. She also did a course in Global Health as the Karolinka Institute [...]

By | July 27th, 2018|Team|0 Comments

Sensory play is learning

Play is the universal language of all children. Play is essential to human and brain development, creativity and it is the foundation to all learning in life. All areas of a child’s growth - social, emotional, cognitive and physical -  are influenced by play. Through sensory play, children learn: To make sense of the world [...]

By | July 18th, 2018|Education blog, General Blog|0 Comments

Your sensory guide to choosing the right restaurant

Have you ever been to a restaurant and things just didn’t feel right? Or you feel more stressed when you leave than you did when you walked in? Or you change tables 3 times and are still not happy? This can all be linked to your sensory thresholds – in other words, how you unconsciously [...]

By | July 6th, 2018|Blog general|0 Comments

Sensory seeking or Sensory avoiding?

When I met my husband years ago, I was introduced to the world of a practical, DIY, go-getter who doesn’t hesitate to dirty his hands to get the job done.  Initially, I'd get very excited at the prospect of tackling a new project around the house. The thought of spending time together doing something to [...]

By | July 3rd, 2018|Blog general, General Blog|0 Comments