Coronavirus (COVID-19) Health and Safety Guide
ASERT has compiled resources for those with autism and those who care for people with autism relating to the current COVID-19 outbreak.
This training provides an overview of the sensory system, the role of the nervous system, and the eight senses. It provides information on sensory processing disorder and its prevalence. This training also provides information on sensitivities including the differences between hypersensitivity and hyposensitivity. It discusses symptoms of sensitivities regarding each sense. It also discusses the importance of early diagnosis and intervention for sensory processing disorder, a sensory evaluation, and an individualized sensory diet. It also provides some examples of interventions to address sensitivities involving the different senses and resources for sensor processing disorder.
Presenter: Donna Filippi, RN, CDDN – Community Based Nurse.
No future dates are known at this time.