My 2 year old not on the spectrum but with SPD constantly bites and chews his fingernails and toenails until they bleed. Does anyone have any helpful tips on how to deter this kind of habit?
My 5 year old son was diagnosed with PDD-NOS, OCD, SPD, tics, etc. He has a problem with his nails chipping or breaking easily. He also has hang nails often. He constantly is chewing on his nails, or I have noticed him sucking on his arms or hands until it leaves a red naek behind. Would you consider this as stimming? I am curious on your thoughts if I shoukd help him with a… read more
Our child is biting furniture and the walls of our house - there are teeth marks in wood furniture and chunks of drywall missing from the corners of doorways where he'll turn his head sideways, open his mouth and bit off chunks. So then we have to chase him down and get it out of his mouth, plus it's embarrassing to have people over with the walls all torn up. We've had to remove the chair rail from his room because he shredded it.
He has chewy tubes but apparently… read more
He doesn't bite them, but picks them constantly. Any suggestions I have seen deal with biting.
For us so far: biting, bolting, random high pitched screeching, scratching, and climbing on furniture
My 4 years old Autistic son is acting with agressive behavior ( per say) he is not hitting or biting or kiking yet but he raise his hand, hell, and get engry out of thing as simple as wanting ither kids toys. How should I address it.
My son has a finger nail lifting from the nail bed about half way up his nail. It is away from the skin but the top half is still connected. Anyone else ever experience this? Any suggestions?
My 2 year old is either biting his nails or chewing on his shirt all day. My oldest who is autistic and has SPD as well needed oral stimulation, but never chewed on nails or shirts. I know there are a lot of chewies out there, but I'm not sure which one I should get for him. Anyone have any recommendations?