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66% of people don’t want surprise parties. Are you one?

By | September 18th, 2018|Categories: Blog general, General Blog|

I remember whilst growing up always being so excited for Christmas. Once I found out that Mom was really Santa Claus (spoiler alert), I could not bear waiting for Christmas day to see if I [...]

41% of people avoid crowds. Are you one?

By | September 14th, 2018|Categories: Blog general, General Blog|

Are you the kind of person who likes to spend time alone? Or do you crave to be around people for the most part of your day?   We all have different sensory thresholds – [...]

25% of people dislike eating the skin of fruit. Are you one?

By | August 29th, 2018|Categories: Blog general, General Blog|

ARE YOU A FUSSY EATER?   Parents often consult Occupational Therapists when trying to address their children’s picky eating habits. The parents’ most common concerns typically include: refusal to eat yoghurt with whole fruit pieces [...]

59% of people turn up the volume. Are you one?

By | August 14th, 2018|Categories: Blog general, General Blog|

Hearing is one of our primary senses and our ears are constantly switched on - day and night. We live in a world filled with constant sounds filtering through our homes and offices. Household appliances [...]

45% of people like to walk barefoot. Are you one?

By | August 14th, 2018|Categories: Blog general, General Blog|

Imagine yourself walking barefoot in a lush, green garden. The sun is shining warmly on your back and there is a gentle breeze teasing your hair. Now imagine the feeling of soft, moist grass between [...]

49% of people like rollercoasters. Are you one?

By | August 13th, 2018|Categories: Blog general, General Blog|

As a child, I remember visiting the amusement park at the Rand Easter show with my family. We were very excited at the prospect of going on “The Big Dipper”. In those years it was [...]