Self-Regulation Interventions and Strategies: Keeping the Body, Mind and Emotions on Task in Children with Autism, ADHD or Sensory Disorders


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Published USA, 2014
This book features 200 practical interventions, strategies and adaptations for helping children with autism, ADHD or a sensory modulation disorder gain more control over their lives. Each chapter provides rich background and theoretical material to better understand the challenges these children face. Resources include methods to calm, prevent outbursts and melt-downs; interventions for attention problems, impulse control and distractibility; and stories and video-modeling for autism. The book also includes sensory strategies for sensitivity and craving; behavioural and sensory approaches to picky eating; and strategies for managing strong emotions.

Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD)
Staying Calm and Alert
Sensory Modulation
Eating, Sleeping, Bowel and Bladder
Emotion and Emotional Regulation
Executive Function and ADHD
The Self-Regulated Child

Teresa Garland is an occupational therapist in the USA.
Paperback. 196 pages