Sensory Explained Simply -- Early Childhood Edition.

Learn how to maximize your child's development and learning by understanding their sensory system. Infant through age 5.
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  • Lectures 11
  • Length 44 mins
  • Skill Level All Levels
  • Languages English
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Published 12/2013 English

Course Description

Sensory Explained Simply is a guide to understanding sensory processing difficulties in children. The video is approximately thirty minutes in length and provides an in depth explanation of individual roles of the sensory systems as well as how the systems integrate to support the child's development and overall functioning. The course is structured in a series of easy to understand chapters that help demystify this complex topic. Sensory Explained Simply is an invaluable tool for parents, teachers, occupational therapists, speech and language pathologists, physical therapists or anyone who works with children and wants a better understanding of how they develop and function.

What are the requirements?

  • No pre-requisites required to participate in this course.

What am I going to get from this course?

  • By the end of the course participants will be able to understand sensory processing in children and how it impacts development and function.

Who is the target audience?

  • Parents, Teachers, Occupational Therapists, Speech and Language Pathologists, Physical Therapists, Pediatricians, Nurses.

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Section 1: Sensory Processing Foundations
Sensory Motor Period
Oral Sensory Channel
Olfactory Channel
Visual Channel
Auditory Channel
Vestibular Channel
Proprioceptive Channel
Tactile Channel

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Instructor Biography

Patricia H. Roberts, Occupational Therapist

Trish Roberts is an occupational therapist with nearly twenty years experience in pediatrics. She specializes in treating children with Sensory Processing Disorder or children with sensory difficulties relating to the diagnosis of Autism Spectrum Disorder. Ms. Roberts has an extensive background in treating children both in the clinic setting as well as in the school system along with creating community centered motor and sensory based play programs for typically developing children. One of Trish’s passions is helping parents and teachers better understand sensory processing abilities in children to enhance development. Trish is also a mother to three children herself and understands the unique investment a parent has in regard to their child’s development and well being.

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