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Sensory Processing Disorders and Self-Regulation Problems

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Sensory processing disorders (SPDs) are problems with misinterpreting everyday sensory information such as touch, sound, taste, movement and smells. At the hypersensitivity end, this can lead to the person becoming easily overwhelmed by seemingly normal sensations of touch, sound or other senses. Behaviours like rage, tantrums, anxiety or avoidance may result. At the other extreme, hyposensitive or under-sensitive individuals may inappropriately seek out excess sensory stimuli such as movement, touch and sound.

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Counselling and Therapy

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Banyan Community Services is dedicated to improving the quality of life in our communities by providing support and leadership to a range of services to at ... more
688 Queensdale Ave E, 2B (2nd Floor), Hamilton, ON, L8M 1K3 Map
905-545-0133
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Private Practice Professionals and Commercial Businesses

163 Plains Road West, Burlington, ON, L7T 1G1 Map
905-523-8369
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Pediatric academic health science centre serving the special and unique healthcare needs of children using a family-centred model of care. Services ... more
1200 Main St. W, Hamilton, ON, L8N 3Z5 Map
905-521-2100
Up to 17 years
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Provides INTENSIVE INTERVENTIONS, utilizing science based principles of Applied Behaviour Analysis (ABA). Our team of dedicated professionals is committed to ... more
Toronto, ON
416-554-8716
2 - 16 years
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5720 Forgets Rd, Wyebridge, ON, L0K 2E0 Map
705-528-1793
8 years and up
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Family Help Online is a private online family services agency providing services specializing in early intervention for young children and their families. ... more
1431 Lefkas Court, Mississauga, ON, L5J 4L8 Map
647-444-9457
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13737 96 Avenue, Surrey, BC, V3V 0C6 Map
18 years and up
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Playful Solutions
355 Ridge Road, Ridgeway, ON, L0S 1N0 Map
905-992-9283
Up to 25 years
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3060 Mainway Drive, Burlington, ON, L7M 1A3 Map
905-335-5300
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Daniel Farb Psychotherapy Services
Burlington, ON, L7S 1R3 Map
647-201-9161
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Child and Family Pathways
2530 Northhampton Blvd, Burlington, ON, L7M 4B4 Map
905-741-3386
3 - 21 years
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Nourishing Hearts
21907 Queens Line, Rodney, ON, N0L 2C0
519-859-1574
All ages
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Vive la Vita Therapies
421 Greenbrook Drive, Kitchener, ON, N2M 4K4 Map
226-600-1714
All ages
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LifePassages Counselling
154 Ontario Street, Brighton, ON, K0K 1H0
613-503-1700
18 years and up
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371 Danforth Ave., Toronto, ON, M4K 1P1 Map
416-616-5284
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Day treatment programs

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Pediatric academic health science centre serving the special and unique healthcare needs of children using a family-centred model of care. Services ... more
1200 Main St. W, Hamilton, ON, L8N 3Z5 Map
905-521-2100
Up to 17 years
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Provides INTENSIVE INTERVENTIONS, utilizing science based principles of Applied Behaviour Analysis (ABA). Our team of dedicated professionals is committed to ... more
Toronto, ON
416-554-8716
2 - 16 years
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Drop-in centres

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371 Danforth Ave., Toronto, ON, M4K 1P1 Map
416-616-5284
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Self-help, Mutual Aid and Support Groups

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163 Plains Road West, Burlington, ON, L7T 1G1 Map
905-523-8369
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26 Mill St S, Waterdown, ON, L0R 2H0 Map
289-895-7890
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The Sensory Processing Disorder Network (SPD Network) seeks to build awareness about SPD as well as fund research in the area. Their website has a wealth of ... more
5655 S. Yosemite, Greenwood Village, CO, 80111 Map
303-794-1182
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LillyB Counselling
14107 Belmont, Belmont, ON Map
226-377-6071
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Community Health and Resource Centres

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Family Help Online is a private online family services agency providing services specializing in early intervention for young children and their families. ... more
1431 Lefkas Court, Mississauga, ON, L5J 4L8 Map
647-444-9457
All ages
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Private Practice Professionals and Commercial Businesses

LillyB Counselling
14107 Belmont, Belmont, ON Map
226-377-6071
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General Community Mental Health Services

Publicly Funded / Free Services

Banyan Community Services is dedicated to improving the quality of life in our communities by providing support and leadership to a range of services to at ... more
688 Queensdale Ave E, 2B (2nd Floor), Hamilton, ON, L8M 1K3 Map
905-545-0133
All ages
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Private Practice Professionals and Commercial Businesses

163 Plains Road West, Burlington, ON, L7T 1G1 Map
905-523-8369
All ages
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Family Help Online is a private online family services agency providing services specializing in early intervention for young children and their families. ... more
1431 Lefkas Court, Mississauga, ON, L5J 4L8 Map
647-444-9457
All ages
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Child and Family Pathways
2530 Northhampton Blvd, Burlington, ON, L7M 4B4 Map
905-741-3386
3 - 21 years
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Mindframe Psychology Centre
6655 Kitimat Road, Mississauga, ON, L5N 6J4 Map
905-334-7832
All ages
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Nourishing Hearts
21907 Queens Line, Rodney, ON, N0L 2C0
519-859-1574
All ages
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Vive la Vita Therapies
421 Greenbrook Drive, Kitchener, ON, N2M 4K4 Map
226-600-1714
All ages
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LillyB Counselling
14107 Belmont, Belmont, ON Map
226-377-6071
All ages
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371 Danforth Ave., Toronto, ON, M4K 1P1 Map
416-616-5284
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Other

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ON, Canada
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Hospital affiliated with McMaster University which provides a variety of medical and mental health services. Locations including: * Charlton Campus * West 5th Campus * King Campus more
50 Charlton Avenue East, Hamilton, ON, L8N 4A6 Map
905-522-4941
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The Mental Health and Addictions Program is a comprehensive, specialized program with a continuuum of services from primary care, crisis and acute services, to ... more
100 West 5th Street, Hamilton, ON, L8N 3K7 Map
905-388-2511
All ages
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The Child and Parent Resource Institute (CPRI) is directly operated by the Ministry of Children, Community and Social Services. CPRI provides ... more
600 Sanatorium Road, London, ON, N6H 3W7 Map
519-858-2774
Up to 18 years
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Formerly (Mental Health Helpline) provides free and confidential information and referral services and supports for people experiencing mental health and/or ... more
ON, Canada
1-866-531-2600
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Psychotherapy Matters is an online directory of therapists in private practice, who pay in order to be listed in the directory. more
ON, Canada
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Corporation established in Canada to facilitate the identification, treatment and dissemination of information about Irlen Syndrome to individuals in Canada ... more
ON, Canada
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Looking for a psychologist? The Canadian Register of Health ServicePsychologists (CRHSP) has a national directory of qualified psychology providers. more
72 Saint-Raymond Blvd, Gatineau, QC, J8Y 1S2 Map
819-771-1441
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Looking for an occupational therapist (OT)? The OT search website through the Canadian Association of Occupational Therapists makes it easy to find an occupational therapist anywhere in Canada. more
1125 Colonel By Drive, Ottawa, ON, K1S 5R1 Map
800-434-2268
All ages
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Snapclarity introduces a solution that provides personalized mental health care. The system today is confusing and full of disconnected parts. Through ... more
7 Bayview Rd, Ottawa, ON, K1Y 2C5
833-444-7627
All ages
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Our mission is to improve the health and quality of life of people with physical, emotional, and social challenges through partnerships with companion and service animals. more
1010 Polytek St, Ottawa, ON, K1J 9H9 Map
1-888-473-7027
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E-counseling is the premier guide to e-counseling service and mental health. Access self-help articles on a range of mental health topics, written by licensed professionals. more
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5115 Harvester Rd, Burlington, ON, L7L 0A3 Map
905-633-9000
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554 John St. North, Hamilton, ON, L8L 4S1 Map
905-318-0911
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1. Visual Stress

Visual stress is a visual perceptual processing condition that affects how visual information is interpreted by the brain and interferes with reading, attention, coordination, general health and behaviour. This is different from problems involving sight or sharpness of vision and can occur despite normal vision. Classic symptoms include light sensitivity, headaches from reading, and problems reading because the white “page appears too bright” or the words appear to be "moving, flashing, or jumping on the page". As reading is such a key skill for school and life in general, problems with reading can thus lead to significant impairment. The good news is that appropriate intervention can make a significant improvement and for many individuals, one of the interventions is as simple as specific colour filters.

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