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Sensory-based treatments for autism spectrum disorders. Lansdale: HAYES, Inc.. Directory Publication. 2011
Sensory-based interventions for individuals diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) and pervasive developmental disorder (PDD) are designed to improve abnormalities in sensory processing and sensory integration that are prevalent in these complex disorders, and ultimately improve cognitive, behavioral, and social functioning of autistic individuals. Different types of sensory-based treatments include, but are not limited to, auditory integration training (AIT), sound therapy, sensory integration therapy/training (SIT), use of a weighted vest, and music therapy.
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Acoustic Stimulation; Child Development Disorders, Pervasives; Music Therapy; Sound
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HAYES, Inc., 157 S. Broad Street, Suite 200, Lansdale, PA 19446, USA. Tel: 215 855 0615; Fax: 215 855 5218 Email: email@example.com
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