An Introduction to Using the Adult/Adolescent Sensory History (ASH) in Clinical Practice

Webinar Recording

  • Suitable for occupational therapists and health practitioners with appropriate Graduate and professional qualifications in their field of practice.

  • Learn about this popular assessment tool which can be used to help identify adults and adolescents with problems in sensory processing and integration.

  • Delivered by the author: Teresa May-Benson Sc.D., OTR/L

  • Includes Certificate of Completion

  • Fee: £29 Including access to recording of webinar (available for 30 days only).

  • Includes 10% discount code for the test from the publisher; Spiral Foundation. *Course fee does NOT include the assessment tool which must be purchased separately.

Overview

  • Learn about this popular assessment tool which can be used to help identify adults and adolescents with problems in sensory processing and integration  
  • Age range 13-95
  • Based on the conceptual model of sensory processing and sensory integration proposed by A. Jean Ayres
  • Designed to identify difficulties in 5 key areas of functioning: Sensory Discrimination, Sensory Modulation, Postural-Ocular Skills, Praxis and Social-Emotional Functioning
  • Suitable for OTs and health practitioners with appropriate post graduate training in their field of practice 
  • 90 mins of live training with the author Teresa May Benson, to cover introduction, administration, scoring and interpretation
  • *Includes updated scoring program


Structure for the session

  1. Introduction to the tool (including age range, what test consists of, overview of different component parts and how they relate to each other, where it can be purchased from, test format etc)
  2. Administration and scoring of the ASH
  3. Interpretation - Session to include a couple of case study examples to bring the administration, scoring and interpretation of the test to life  
  4. FAQs
  5. Questions from the audience (via the chat function)

Lecturer

Sc.D., OTR/L, Executive Director of the Spiral Foundation and President/Owner of TMB Education

Teresa May- Benson

Teresa A. May-Benson, Sc.D., OTR/L, Executive Director of the Spiral Foundation and President/Owner of TMB Education, LLC and OTR, Inc., is a well-known lecturer and researcher on sensory integration. She is the author of the Adult/Adolescent Sensory History (ASH), the GI Assessment and the Test of Ideational Praxis in addition to numerous articles and book chapters on praxis, ideation, and sensory integration. She has extensive experience with children and adults with autism and a diverse clinical background having worked in private and public school settings as well as private practice. She is past Chairperson of the Sensory Integration Special Interest Section of the American Occupational Therapy Association. She is the recipient of the Virginia Scardinia Award of Excellence from AOTF, The Alice S. Bachman Award from Pediatric Therapy Network, and the Catherine Trombly Award from the Massachusetts Association of Occupational Therapy.

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Course curriculum

  • 1

    Webinar - An Introduction to Using the Adult/Adolescent Sensory History (ASH) in Clinical Practice

    • An Introduction to Using the Adult/Adolescent Sensory History (ASH) in Clinical Practice - webinar recording

    • Course Notes

    • Further Information

  • 2

    Discount code for the ASH Test from the Spiral Foundation

    • Discount code for the ASH Test from the Spiral Foundation

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