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WEBSITES

NAS The sensory world of autism
 
Sensory Integration Network  Further information about Sensory issues and strategies to support. 

The Triad and Sensory Issues  Advanced Training Materials: E-learning materials commissioned in response to a Government recommendation, following the Lamb Inquiry (2009). They are designed to support teachers in mainstream schools who wish to gain advanced and specialist skills. Slide 6 (Reactions to Sensory Stimuli) and PDF from page 14 of this unit considers Sensory issues and how they correlate with social relating difficulties. 

RESOURCES AND FURTHER READING

Interesting youtube clip:  The McGurk Effect

Bogdashina, O. (2003) Sensory Perceptual Issues in Autism and Asperger Syndrome: Different Sensory Experiences - Different Perceptual Worlds. London: Jessica Kingsley.

Brenda Smith Myles, Katherine Tapscott Cook, Nancy E. Miller, Louann Rinner, Lisa A. Robbins  (2001) Asperger Syndrome and Sensory Issues: Practical Solutions for Making Sense of the World.  Autism Asperger Publishing Co  US

Ayres, J  Sensory integration and the child. Western Psychological Services

Kranowitz, C (rev 2005) The out of sync child  and from Amazon The out of sync child . helps address sensory processing disorders through simple and fun activities.

 
 
 
 
 

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