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Sensory integration and the child : understanding hidden sensory challenges

Author: A Jean Ayres; Jeff Robbins; Pediatric Therapy Network,
Publisher: Los Angeles, CA : WPS, ©2005
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 25th anniversary ed., rev. and updated / by Pediatric Therapy Network ; photographs by Shay McAteeView all editions and formats
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When "Sensory integration and the child" was first published in the 1970s, it was designed to help professional as well as the doctors, therapists, teachers and parents. In order to make the information more accessible to families, this new edition has preserved the core content and practical solutions, while moving technical sections to the appendixes.
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Title: Sensory integration and the child : understanding hidden sensory challenges /
Database Name: WorldCat
All Authors / Contributors: A Jean Ayres; Jeff Robbins; Pediatric Therapy Network,
ISBN: 9780874244373; 0874244374
Notes: Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Content: pt. 1: Sensory integration and the brain. What is sensory integration? An introduction to the concept -- Watching sensory integration develop: the development of sensory integration from infancy to middle childhood -- The nervous system within: understanding how the brain works and the importance of sensation -- pt. 2: Sensory integrative dysfunction. What is sensory integrative dysfunction? Symptoms, causes, and levels -- Disorders involving the vestibular system: the sense of movement and how it influences the development of many skills -- Developmental dyspraxia: the process of learning new motor skills and why this is hard for some children -- Tactile defensiveness: the sense of touch and why some children are more sensitive than others -- Visual perception and auditory-language disorders: the perception of sight and sound and its relationship to learning and language -- The child with autism: understanding the special sensory integration needs and challenges associated with this diagnosis -- pt. 3: What can be done about the problem. Assessment and intervention: how therapy using a sensory integration approach can help -- What parents can do: how parents can help their children with sensory integrative dysfunction.
Description: xi, 211 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: pt. 1: Sensory integration and the brain. What is sensory integration? An introduction to the concept -- Watching sensory integration develop: the development of sensory integration from infancy to middle childhood -- The nervous system within: understanding how the brain works and the importance of sensation -- pt. 2: Sensory integrative dysfunction. What is sensory integrative dysfunction? Symptoms, causes, and levels -- Disorders involving the vestibular system: the sense of movement and how it influences the development of many skills -- Developmental dyspraxia: the process of learning new motor skills and why this is hard for some children -- Tactile defensiveness: the sense of touch and why some children are more sensitive than others -- Visual perception and auditory-language disorders: the perception of sight and sound and its relationship to learning and language -- The child with autism: understanding the special sensory integration needs and challenges associated with this diagnosis -- pt. 3: What can be done about the problem. Assessment and intervention: how therapy using a sensory integration approach can help -- What parents can do: how parents can help their children with sensory integrative dysfunction.
Responsibility: by A. Jean Ayres, with assistance from Jeff Robbins.
Year: ©2005
Publisher: Los Angeles, CA : WPS, (2007 printing)
Standard Numbers: LCCN: 2004114169; National Library: 101684893
Class Descriptors: LC Class No.: RJ496.B7; Dewey No.: 618.92/8
Corporate Author: Pediatric Therapy Network,
OCLC No.: 173298595
Local System Bib Number:
.b2544568

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When "Sensory integration and the child" was first published in the 1970s, it was designed to help professional as well as the doctors, therapists, teachers and parents. In order to make the information more accessible to families, this new edition has preserved the core content and practical solutions, while moving technical sections to the appendixes.
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