You’ve finally reached that milestone with your little one.. It’s time for his very first haircut! And of course, you’re excited to take pictures & videos… This is one memorable moment in your parenting journey.
But someone isn’t as excited as you are, momma! Sounds familiar?
For most children, getting a haircut is a routine part of their lives. But for children with sensory processing disorder (SPD) or autism, the experience can be overwhelming and stressful. As a parent or caregiver, it can be challenging to know how to approach the situation. The noise and vibration from standard clippers can be unbearable, leading to a traumatic experience for both the child and the parent.
Here are some tips to help make the process easier for both you and your child.