“Building Bridges through Sensory Integration” is a resource book that clearly explains sensory systems and sensory integration and how to identify problems in this area for individuals with autism or pervasive developmental disorders. The book contains checklists to help identify concerns, practical suggestions for activities for specific difficulties, strategies for challenging behaviors, and adaptations in a variety of settings.
TABLE OF CONTENTS
Letter to the Reader
What Is in This Book?
Chapter 1: What is ASD and Occupational Therapy?
Chapter 2: What Is Sensory Integration?
Chapter 3: What Are The Sensory Systems?
Chapter 4: Identifying Problems with Sensory Integration
Chapter 5: Strategies for Challenging Behaviors
Chapter 6: Ideas for Self-care skills
Chapter 7: Adapting Home, School and Childcare Settings
Chapter 8: Activity Suggestions
Chapter 9: Equipment and Resources
About the Authors