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New page about Sensory Processing in Teens:
information era we tend to put little emphasis on physical
exercise and even at school it seems to have low
Generally speaking , physical activities have a positive affect on all teens for example biking to school, sports, dancing. If an older child or teenager has more than average problems with sensory processing, it can be necessary to put an extra demand on his tactile and vestibular or balancing system. This will enforce these bodily senses, so that he will start to "feel" better in both senses of the word.
You find activities, games and other information for your teens on this new web page.
AJOT May-June 2010. In this journal of the American Occupational Therapy Association several systematic reviews of the research evidence examining the effectiveness of sensory integration or sensory processing.
Article to read.
Cris Rowan, a Canadian occupational therapist, wrote in SI Focus about: The Impact of Technology on Child Sensory and Motor Development. A very interesting paper in which the enormous importance of touching, feeling and moving for children is stressed. An extra reason to do the described games, play- and other activities on a regular base with your child.
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