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Regulating Children with Autism and/or Sensory Disorders: Cutting-Edge Interventions to Satisfy Sensory Cravings and Sensitivities

OBJECTIVES

  1. Employ a protocol that effectively activates the senses in autism.
  2. Plan a graded sequence of activities for touch desensitization.
  3. Demonstrate sensory immersion activities that satisfy touch cravings and sensitivity.
  4. Create four-minute, intense fun movement routines for the classroom.
  5. Design funny stories with taped sound effects for sound sensitivities.
  6. Implement a smell immersion technique for calming.
  7. Use simple crafts to build sensory hobbies.
  8. List five ways to reframe a child’s sensory experience.
  9. Discuss the latest research findings in the field of sensory modulation.

 

OUTLINE

Current Brain Research and SMD Symptoms

A Program to Enrich the Senses in Autism

Sensory Desensitization Strategies

Sensory Immersion Strategies

Movement Exercises to Calm and Manage Stress

Wrap-up: Helping the Unhappy Sensory Child

Copyright : 05/17/2016

How to Work with Children: A Sensory Approach

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Program Information

Objectives

Outline

Copyright : 02/15/2016

Environmental Enrichment: A Sensory-Based Protocol to Reduce the Severity of Autism

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OUTLINE

Introduction to the Environmental Enrichment (EE) Protocol

A Step-by-Step Guide to the Enrichment Protocol

Activities to Enrich the Senses in Autism

Modifications to the Enrichment Protocol

Program Information

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Outline

Introduction to the Environmental Enrichment (EE) Protocol

A Step-by-Step Guide to the Enrichment Protocol

Activities to Enrich the Senses in Autism

Modifications to the Enrichment Protocol

Copyright : 02/15/2016

Story-Based 4- and 7-Minute Workouts for the Classroom and Home

Objectives

  1. List eight HIIT exercises each for home-use and school use.
  2. Perform three 4-minute FUNterval workouts for the classroom.
  3. Describe HIIT and cite recent research showing its effectiveness.
  4. Uncover how to create 7-minute routines for home.

 

Outline
High Intensity Interval Training (HIIT)

4- Minute Story-based Exercise Routines (FUNtervals)

7- Minute Story-based Exercise Routine

Create your own story-based exercise routines 

Program Information

Objectives

  1. List eight HIIT exercises each for home-use and school use.
  2. Perform three 4-minute FUNterval workouts for the classroom.
  3. Describe HIIT and cite recent research showing its effectiveness.
  4. Uncover how to create 7-minute routines for home.

Outline

High Intensity Interval Training (HIIT)

4- Minute Story-based Exercise Routines (FUNtervals)

7- Minute Story-based Exercise Routine

Create your own story-based exercise routines 

Copyright : 02/22/2016

Sensory Enrichment: Using Everyday Activities to Calm Sensitivities and Sensory Craving

Objectives

  1. Distinguish three general desensitization techniques.
  2. Develop a repertoire of sensory-based activities.
  3. Compare the evidence for sensory therapy Vs. Ayers™ Sensory Integration.

 

Outline
Sensory immersion & desensitization

Desensitization demonstrations

Turn small activities into projects and hobbies
Immersion activity demonstrations

 

Copyright : 02/22/2016