Understanding Sensory Processing Disorder: STAR Institute for Sensory Processing Disorder

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The STAR Institute for Sensory Processing Disorder is a non-profit charitable organization dedicated to improving the lives of children and adults struggling with Sensory Processing Disorder (SPD) through research, education and advocacy.

Visitors to the site will find comprehensive information describing what SPD is, how it presents itself, the causes of SPD, the social and emotional effects that SPD can have, how SPD is treated, as well as sections providing information on research on SPD. Additionally, visitors to the site can find information on training and workshops, events to raise awareness for SPD, video clips on SPD, as well as user-specific resources (For example, Kids Korner for children and Adult Alley for adults). The website also has a searchable library on a wide-range of topics related to SPD.