Year of Publication

2005

Date of Thesis

12-2005

Document Type

Thesis

Degree Name

Master of Science

Department

Occupational Therapy

Subject Categories

Autistic children -- Rehabilitation; Massage therapy; Sensorimotor integration; Occupational therapy for children

Abstract

This single-subject ABA study evaluated the effectiveness of providing proprioceptive input through touch therapy to reduce the incidence of self-stimulatory and off-task behavior in a seven year-old child with autism.

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