100+ Calming Sensory Activities for ADHD, Autism (UPDATED)

September 29, 2014
100+ Calming Sensory Activities You Can DIY at Home for Kids with ADHD, autism, SPD

100+ calming sensory activities for kids with ADHD, autism, and/or sensory processing disorder (SPD)

ADHD, autism, and sensory processing issues often go hand-in-hand. My son, Ricochet, is a sensory seeker in some respects and a sensory avoider in others. The tools and techniques our occupational therapist taught us are invaluable. Here are some of my favorite calming sensory activities, ready for you to pin to your Pinterest account, or bookmark. (Put your mouse in the Pinterest box to scroll down and see more.)

What are your go-to sensory activities to help calm your child with ADHD?