is an integrative holistic approach which supports children, young people and key adults in their lives to create balance and harmony through simple sensory practices.
This approach aims to:
Sensory attunement comes from a melting pot of training and knowledge of different approaches including sensory integration, attachment theory, aromatherapy, nature therapy, sensory attachment intervention, polyvagal theory and mindfulness.
And equally it stems from lived experience of navigating high stress and trauma within my own family. Finding the tools that have worked to create deep healing, well-being and a resiliant and authentic connection between myself and my children has inspired me to help others who are also navigating stormy waters – you are not alone!
From having repeated experiences of co-regulation in childhood we develop the skill of self-regulation. This is how we become masters of managing of own emotions and behaviours!
Although this is super important for all areas of life, we are social beings and need to be able to co-regulate with each other throughout our lives. For example, having an offload to a friend or hug from a partner at the end of the day are all acts of co-regulation.
Our ability to co- and then self-regulate is intrinsically linked with our sensory processing which is where Sensory attunement comes in…
Please get in touch for more info – happy to take referrals from parents/carers, schools or local authority