sensory integration therapy


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sensory integration therapy

A theoretical, still unproven regimen or intervention consisting of daily sensory stimulation or arousal for the treatment of children with sensory processing disorders, e.g., autism.
Synonym: sensory diet
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A multidisciplinary team comprising a psychiatric social worker, occupational therapist, psychologist and psychiatrists worked together to educate the parents about CDD, the prognosis and the treatment modalities with sensory integration therapy initiated by the occupational therapist.
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Music has been recognised as a sensory integration therapy for children with autism.
The research findings regarding three relatively common, yet controversial, practices failed to support the continued use of perceptual motor programs, sensory integration therapy, and tinted lenses.
In another study Cohn (2001a) sought to gain an understanding of parents' perspectives of the impact of sensory integration therapy on a child and their family.
With medical and therapy costs easily adding up to $100,000s every year per patient, the DIC provides hundreds of families in southeast Michigan with physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech therapy, sensory integration therapy, and autism services.
I was satisfied with the diagnosis and was ready to take Katrina to sensory integration therapy.
Encompasses sensory integration therapy and mind-body techniques for the therapist to guide client toward self-calming
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The author does note that, regarding sensory integration therapy, `results in this area are preliminary at best', implying that every other approach has good research to support it.
Sensory integration therapy, in which the child receives multiple, simultaneous stimuli from different sensory modalities in an attempt to harmonize these miscellaneous inputs, is also discussed.