some helpful LINKS

Sensory Processing Information:

 

Sensory Processing Disorder Foundation

Sensory Integration Global Network

Books, Information and Courses:

 

Future Horizons

Autism Awareness Centre

Parent Books

 

Sensory Focus Magazine

 

Sensory World

For Great ideas:

 

Barbara Sher - wonderful ideas

Carol Gray- information about social stories

Paula Kluth - great resources for parents,

teachers and OTs for the school setting.

For Toys and Equipment:

 

FDMT Education Materials and Sensory Tools

 

Toys, Tools, and Treasures

Some Local Organizations:

 

Community Care Access Centre

 

MukiBaum Treatment Centres

 

The Geneva Centre 

Psychology Services for Children:

Psychologists specializing in children, CBT

Vision Therapy (Behavioural Optometry):

Dr. Sophia Awadia - Yonge and Lawrence

Dr. Stelios Nikolakakis - Etobicoke

Dr. Hasassa Rutman - Yonge and Sheppard

Dr. Diana Yew - Davisville and Mount Pleasant

Audiology:

Theresa Brassard - Yonge and Davisville

Mahsa Mosstaghimi-Tehrani - Roncesvalles

Developmental Paediatrics: 

A List of Developmental Paediatricians - SickKids

A List from Private Paediatrics

More Great Resources:

Information about Mirror Neurons - Video

Ruth Rumack's Learning Space - Classes, Tutoring, Camps

A program called Brain Highways (www.brainhighways.com) has developed great educational videos!  Here are links to their videos:

 

A disorganized brain: 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-8jCHqA2joY

 

The vestibular system:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pEbILhUc1Pc

 

The proprioceptive system:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=b2iOliN3fAE

Information regarding sleep, and its effects:

https://www.tuck.com/autism-spectrum-disorder-and-sleep/

https://www.tuck.com/how-sleep-works/

https://www.tuck.com/anxiety-guide-sleep/

A mattress guide for people with disabilities: 

https://www.bestmattressreviews.com/mattress-and-bedding-guide-disabilities/

 

Dear Teacher: Heartfelt Advice for Teachers from Students

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lTMLzXzgB_s

 

 

 

 

Enjoy exploring!

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