Our body actually has 8 Sensory Systems! Did you know that? Our 8th, and “hidden,” sensory system is Interoception. This sense helps us to register changes within our bodies such as hunger, bathroom needs, and body changes related to emotion. Check out this video to learn more about this sense, how difficulties with this sense might present, and how to help support a child who might be struggling.
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