Category: Mental Health

Toxic Stress and Sensory Processing Disorder

Most of us experience stress on a daily basis, and our bodies are designed to handle small amounts of stress. But what happens when our bodies and brains experience stress on a frequent, ongoing basis, or when stress is severe? Read this guest post from Dr. Jamie Chaves to learn more. 

By Jamie Chaves, OTD, OTR/L, SWC, Pediatric Occupational Therapist at The Center for Connection