PYB 532: Sensory Iss Indiv Autism Spect

Synonym:

70851 (for web registration)

Section:

A

Faculty:

Elizabeth McAnulty

Credits:

1

Seats:

24

Semester:

Fall 2010

Meeting Schedule:

Sun 8/22 (9:00AM-4:59PM)
Sun 9/12 (9:00AM-4:59PM)

Description:

Competency Area: Behavioral Science Foundation
Required of and restricted to ASD Certificate students.

This course will introduce students to the theoretical underpinnings of sensory integration as related to students on the autistic spectrum. The course will focus on current research and theoretical application for understanding sensory regulation, integration and praxis. Using a sensory-processing disorder taxonomy and behavioral typologies, students will gain an understanding of how evaluation information can add clarification to behavioral challenges.