The Resource Sensory perceptual issues in autism and asperger syndrome : different sensory experiences - different perceptual worlds, Olga Bogdashina ; foreword by Manuel Casanova

Sensory perceptual issues in autism and asperger syndrome : different sensory experiences - different perceptual worlds, Olga Bogdashina ; foreword by Manuel Casanova

Label
Sensory perceptual issues in autism and asperger syndrome : different sensory experiences - different perceptual worlds
Title
Sensory perceptual issues in autism and asperger syndrome
Title remainder
different sensory experiences - different perceptual worlds
Statement of responsibility
Olga Bogdashina ; foreword by Manuel Casanova
Creator
Contributor
Author
Writer of preface
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The fully updated edition of this bestselling book brings the understanding of sensory perceptual issues in autism up to date with current research. It describes sensory perceptual experiences and sensitivities and explains the cognitive differences caused by them. The final chapters are devoted to assessment and different methods of intervention
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
616.85/882
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RC553.A88
LC item number
B63 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Sensory perceptual issues in autism and asperger syndrome : different sensory experiences - different perceptual worlds, Olga Bogdashina ; foreword by Manuel Casanova
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 263-281) and indexes
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Sensory Perceptual Issues in Autism and Asperger Syndrome (Second Edition) by Olga Bogdashina; Foreword; Acknowledgements; Preface to the Second Edition; Introduction to the Problem; 1. The Role of Sensory Perceptual Differences in Autism; Brief review of past and present research; Sensory perceptual theory in autism makes sense; Sensory dysfunction or different sensory experiences?; 2. Perception; Sensory systems; What is perception?; Sensory perceptual development; 3. Possible Sensory Experiences in Autism; What is the autistic way to perceive the world?; 'Literal perception'
  • Appendix 3 -- Checklist for Autism-Friendly Environments References; Subject Index; Author Index; Blank Page
  • Inability to distinguish between foreground and background information ('gestalt perception')Inability/difficulty to stop feeling the change; Fragmented perception (perception 'in bits'); Distorted perception; Delayed perception (delayed processing); Hypersensitivity and/or hyposensitivity; Sensory intolerance; Sensory fascination; Inconsistency of perception (fluctuation); Vulnerability to sensory overload; Systems shutdowns; Sensory agnosia (difficulty interpreting a sense); Other consequences of sensory overload; 4. Perceptual Styles; Mono-processing
  • Peripheral perception (avoidance of direct perception)Compensating for an unreliable sense by other senses; Resonance; Daydreaming; 5. Cognitive Styles; Subconscious, unconscious and preconscious cognitive processes; Preconscious (indirect) style versus conscious (direct) style; Attention in autism; Concept formation, categorisation, generalisation; Memory in autism; Perceptual thinking; 'Inertia' (executive function deficits); Imagination; 6. Other Sensory Conditions; Synaesthesia; Prosopagnosia ('face-blindness'); Central auditory processing disorder (CAPD)
  • Scotopic Sensitivity/Irlen Syndrome (SS/IS)Sensory integration dysfunction (SID)/sensory processing disorder (SPD); Motor coordination problems; 7. Treatments; Auditory Integration Training (AIT); Irlen Method; Behavioural optometry; Sensory integration therapy; Treatments of motor coordination problems; Holding therapy; 'Hug/squeeze machine'; Aromatherapy; 8. Sensory Perceptual Profile; 9. Recommendations: Rainbows and Umbrellas; Conclusion; Appendix 1 -- Sensory Profile Checklist -- Revised (SPCR); Appendix 2 -- Photocopiable Rainbow and Table
Control code
ocn939265330
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Second edition
Extent
1 online resource (288 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781784501792
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
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894037
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.b34467403
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)939265330
  • ebl1784501794

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