sensory therapy

sensory therapy

Any technique based on auditory, visual or other sensory stimulation, which is believed to have some therapeutic value.
Art and music therapies are well studied, and appear to have a legitimate therapeutic role in patients with mental disorders. Colour therapy is more peripheral to mainstream medical thought; many mainstream practitioners regard it as pseudotherapeutic.
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The school was relocated to a purpose-built building in September 2010 with sensory therapy rooms, soft play area, indoor and outdoor gardens and specialist rooms for art and ceramics, food technology and music.
She was certified in Sensory Integration and her passion was in bringing wholeness and healing to the children she worked with via the use of sensory therapy techniques.
For example, strategies for dealing with clients who wander, the social and ethical implications of using secure environments, and the use of techniques such as validation and sensory therapy to deal with clients could have been detailed to provide further discussion on management techniques for dealing with this type of client.
Once a week Elijah receives sensory therapy and full body massage at Tiny Tim's.
There is a sensory therapy room and overnight accommodation for staff as the centre provides a 24-hour service.
From sensory therapy and splash-abouts, to trampolining and drama lessons, Newcastle's Hadrian School is equipped to fire the imagination of children with learning difficulties.
He heard how massage and sensory therapy had helped relax both Mrs Williams and her daughter.
The mobile Vecta allows staff to conduct sensory therapy anywhere in a facility.
Second, Eau de New York functions as sensory therapy in spray form for the locals (and anyone else too) in need of a bit of an energy infusion.
Origins also promote a sleep line, Sensory Therapy which includes Sleep Perchance To Dream pillow mist (pounds 15), and Call It A Night sleep- priming body lotion (pounds 18) based along the same principles as the REM dreamline.
Fight back at stress and tension with a lethal, but natural weapon - the Sensory Therapy range from Origins.
Kunzli believes that adding sensory therapy to a child's regular therapy is crucial for children's recovery, particularly for youngsters who have not responded to conventional talk therapy.