January 2017: 15 Tips for Helping Children With Sensory Sensitivity Brush Their Teeth

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Brushing a kid's teeth can be a challenge for a lot of children. However, for kids on the autism spectrum with sensory sensitivities brushing can be a whole different battle. Here is a list of tips put together by an occupational therapist to help children sensory sensitivity brush their teeth. From our experience a lot of children are very sensitive to the taste and foaming aspect of toothpaste. In tip #3 Christina outlines some other options for toothpaste. Check out this article for 15 great tips!

https://themighty.com/2016/12/toothbrushing-tips-children-sensory-issues/

Dr. Vredenburg