Can’t You Just Try a Little Harder?
No matter how much Wolf Mom wants to be friends or Blog Writer wants to stay focused on saving the world, it is Badass Lizard who decides if the pantyhose are unbearable, the perfume on the lady in the next seat is caustic, or the TV in the waiting room too shrill and abusive to endure.
Sensory Processing, its life protecting functions and its challenging deviations, occur in parts of the brain pretty much impervious to higher thought. We can’t love or think our sensory processing deviations into anything different than they are. The only way to alter or manage them is at the level of the nervous system.