What Happens When Autism Grows Up?
The Spiral Foundation at OTA-Watertown
Cristin M. Holland, OTS - Fieldwork Level II Student
This webinar will present an overview of current literature and information on adolescents and adults with autism spectrum disorders, including information on sensory processing, motor performance, and co-morbidities. Sensory integration intervention implications and strategies will be discussed. Additional resources for older populations with ASD will be presented.
By the end of this webinar, attendees will be able to:
1)Identify at least 2 characteristics of sensory processing in adolescents/adults with autism and their implications for intervention.
2)Identify at least 2 characteristics of motor performance in adolescents/adults with ASD and their implications for intervention.
3)Identify at least 2 co-morbidities associated with ASD and their implications for intervention.
An exam will be available at the end of the webinar for those who wish to earn extra clock hour credits.