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Author Sher, Barbara, 1943- author.

Title Everyday games for Sensory Processing Disorder : 100 playful activities to empower children with sensory differences / Barbara Sher, OTR.

Publication Info. Berkeley, California : Althea Press, [2016]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Bradley PL Juvenile Non-Fiction - BRBB-2  PARENTING SPECIAL NEEDS Sher    AVAILABLE
 Three Rivers PL - Channahon Adult Non Fiction - TRBB-2  612.82 SHE    AVAILABLE
 Western District PL Adult Non-Fiction - WDLG-7  612.82 SHE PBK    AVAILABLE
 Wilmington PL Adult Parenting - WLBB-2  P 612.82 SHE (Parenting Collection)    AVAILABLE
Description 268 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm
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Note "Great for parents of kids ages 1-12."--Cover.
Summary "... Occupational therapist Barbara Sher has over 45 years experience helping children with sensory processing disorder, autism and Asperger's learn and thrive. In this new solutions-based guide, she's collected 100 sensory-rich games that make working with your child a joy. If you're looking for new strategies to manage your child's sensory processing disorder, this book is a perfect companion to classics such as The Out-of-Sync Child and Raising a Sensory Smart Child. [This book] advocates play as the most effective approach for children with sensory processing disorder, and illustrates the many ways that play can lead to significant breakthroughs, including: 100 fun and simple games for parents to play with their kids ; An easy-to-grasp overview of sensory processing disorder ; Inventive ideas for engaging kids, using materials easily found around the house ; Inclusive games geared toward varying degrees of development, with modifications for older children."
Note Includes index.
Contents Part 1. Digging in to Sensory Processing Disorder. SPD in brief ; The 10 most common sensory issues in children with SPD ; Why play at home? -- Part 2. Games & activities. Games for touch ; Games for sight ; Games for balance ; Games for taste ; Games for smell ; Games for movement ; Games for sound ; Games for gross motor skills ; Games for fine motor skills ; Games for social skills -- Appendix A. Appropriate toys -- Appendix B. Heavy work list -- Appendix C. Success stories and life lessons.
Subject Sensory disorders in children.
Sensory integration dysfunction in children.
Sensory evaluation.
Games. (OCoLC)fst00937529
Sensory disorders in children. (OCoLC)fst01737006
Sensory evaluation. (OCoLC)fst01112612
Sensory integration dysfunction in children. (OCoLC)fst01736997
ISBN 9781623157005 (paperback)
1623157005 (paperback)

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