sensory integration dysfunction


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sensory integration dysfunction

n.
A neurological disorder characterized by disruption in the processing and organization of sensory information by the central nervous system, characterized by impaired sensitivity to sensory input, motor control problems, unusually high or low activity levels, and emotional instability.
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He said that a good resource for parents is "The Out-of-Sync Child: Recognizing and Coping With Sensory Integration Dysfunction," by Carol Stock Kranowitz (New York: Perigee Books, 1998).
Children with sensory integration dysfunction can have difficulties with their sense of touch, balance, or muscles and joints.
This experience is open to 20 children eight years and older with sensory integration dysfunction.
His eldest son, David, has been diagnosed with sensory integration dysfunction.
The Out of Sync Child: Recognizing and Coping with Sensory Integration Dysfunction.
Connor has gross and fine motor delays, sensory integration dysfunction and is non-verbal.
Ayres described as sensory integration dysfunction.
We discovered that Evan had sensory integration dysfunction.