Accessible & Enjoyable

Accessible & Enjoyable by Museum of Science and Industry (MOSI) Sensory experiences are a part of everyday life. For children with sensory integration difficulties, the ordinary experience becomes frightening and overwhelming. There are seven senses that form the foundation of sensory integration: visual, auditory, touch, smell, taste, vestibular (input regarding the position of one’s head [...]

By |2019-03-06T10:58:21-04:00October 18th, 2018|Sensory|Comments Off on Accessible & Enjoyable

Accessible & Enjoyable

Accessible & Enjoyable The Museum Of Science and Industry (MOSI) has been among the first in the Tampa Bay Community to develop accommodations and programming with the intent to make its venue more accessible and enjoyable for those with developmental disabilities. For the past decade, cultural institutions like MOSI, all over the country, have been [...]

By |2018-04-16T13:52:10-04:00April 16th, 2018|Camp, Sensory|Comments Off on Accessible & Enjoyable

Understanding Sensory Integration Difficulties

by Sandy Wainman, OTR/L is Director of the LifeSkills When you fill a cup with liquid, there is only so much you can pour into the cup:  If you pour too much into the cup, it will overflow and you will have a mess. Similarly, each of us is a cup:  we all have limits [...]

By |2019-03-06T10:58:28-04:00October 20th, 2016|Sensory|Comments Off on Understanding Sensory Integration Difficulties