Sensory processing is an important topic for anyone who loves and cares for a child. Because of their histories, children from trauma often experience altered brain development which impacts the way in which they process sensory data.

In this brief video, Dr. Karyn Purvis explains what sensory processing is and why an understanding of it is vital for parents of children from early childhood trauma.

For more about sensory processing and how parents can effectively address sensory processing issues, consider the following resources: