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Sensory Integration and AutismSpectrum Disorders (#629)

Course Level:  Advanced

Item Number:  629

Hours:  5

Price:  $69.00

Email Price:  $64.00

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AOTA Category 2(OT Process) --- ILLINOIS EARLY INTERVENTION CREDIT APPROVED~~ Mail format of course material is in a 8 1/2" x 11" booklet.

 

Description

Sensory processing influences an individual's overall perception of the world. Sensation provides reality and meaning to our lives, connecting us to other human beings and to life itself. The way in which we interpret and integrate sensory experiences influences our interactions with the world around us and the ability to adapt to environmental demands. In the pediatric setting, the therapist will often see children diagnosed with one of 3 Autism Spectrum Disorders: Autistic Disorder, Asperger's Disorder, and Pervasive Developmental Disorder Not Otherwise Specified. Sensory integration disorders have been identified as prevalent in children and adolescents with Autism Spectrum Disorders. In this course, the therapist will learn: diagnostic criteria for Autistic Spectrum Disorders, the relationship between ASD and sensory processing, sensory integration theory, evaluation of sensory processing in children with ASD, treatment strategies for children with sensory processing disorders and ASD, sensory integration evidence-based practice and research.----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------***COURSE OBJECTIVES***1. Identify the basic theoretical premises and assumptions underlying sensory integration theory and apply these to clinical practice with individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD). 2. Explain sensory integration terminology and the relevance to clinical communication. 3. Identify the types of sensory processing disorders and their characteristics. 4. Compare and contrast two models of sensory processing and their application to evaluation and treatment in individuals with ASD. 5. List the primary diagnostic characteristics of ASD. 6. Describe the relationship between sensory processing disorders and ASD both clinically and neurologically. 7. Identify special considerations when evaluating children with sensory processing disorders and ASD. 8. Identify appropriate assessment tools when evaluating children with sensory processing disorders and ASD. 9. Discuss the role of goal attainment scaling in measuring progress of sensory integration interventions with individuals with ASD. 10. Apply the clinic reasoning process in determining appropriate evaluation and assessment tools for individuals with sensory processing disorders and ASD. 11. Discuss the essential characteristics of sensory integration treatment interventions. 12. Identify treatment guidelines for three main types of sensory processing disorders. 13. Explain the importance of sensory diets and environment adaptations in the intervention process when treating individuals with sensory processing disorders and ASD. 14. Apply the clinical reasoning process in determining the appropriate treatment strategies for individuals with sensory processing disorders and ASD. 15. Discuss the components of Evidence Based Practice and describe considerations for implementation when working with individuals with sensory processing disorders and ASD. 16. Summarize the external evidence on the effectiveness of sensory integration interventions for children with ASD.

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Course(s) are mailed within 2 business days by first class, priority mail USPS, or UPS (overnight delivery is also available). ALLOW 5-7 BUSINESS DAYS FOR DELIVERY. You may submit exam by mail or fax. Exam will be graded within 2 business days and a certificate of completion issued next day. Faxed copy of certificate available if you are pressed for time. You are automatically enrolled in the online testing program. YOU ARE NOT OBLIGATED TO TAKE THE EXAM ONLINE. YOU MAY SUBMIT THE PRINTED EXAM THAT IS ENCLOSED IN YOUR MAIL PACKET. INSTRUCTIONS PROVIDED.

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Course Reviews

Very good information. I liked the course,
Monique M., Feb. 9, 2017

Good Course! Lots of information.
amber h., Oct. 5, 2015

I really enjoyed this course
Mary B, Aug. 24, 2015

Nice in depth look at Sensory Integaration and Autism Spectrum Disorder
Michelle F, Jan. 10, 2015

impressed by quality of information.
great introduction/refresher to SI and autism spectrum.
Zen P S, Jan. 2, 2015

Self-study addresses different types of sensory disorders
LA, Jan. 27, 2012

Good refresher before beginning a new pediatric caseload
EB, Jan. 24, 2012

 

 

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