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My son has become very sensitive to the feel of writing paper

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birdlover1977 Wed 03-Feb-16 21:17:10

All of a sudden over the last week my 7 year old DS has been complaining that the paper is 'too dry' and he can't bear the feel of it on his bare hand/arm when writing. He has Autism. Does anyone have any experience of this and any suggestions that can help. So far I have tried allowing him to have a cloth/ long sleeve top to cover the paper but he still seems to be struggling. Any ideas? Thanks

zzzzz Wed 03-Feb-16 21:22:36

Ooo me too. Not all paper but lots of paper is too powdery. Hand cream helps as donsleeves etc

PolterGoose Wed 03-Feb-16 21:46:47

Message withdrawn at poster's request.

birdlover1977 Wed 03-Feb-16 21:57:10

Thank you, those are brilliant ideas. It's just come on so sudden, it's taken me by surprise.

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