Neurodevelopmental Therapy: Sensory Integration and Vestibular Stimulation Intervention in Mentally Retarded Children


UYANIK M. , KAYIHAN H. , BUMİN G. , SENER G.

INTERNATIONAL HANDBOOK OF OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY INTERVENTIONS, pp.333-342, 2009 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Publication Date: 2009
  • Doi Number: 10.1007/978-0-387-75424-6_34
  • Title of Journal : INTERNATIONAL HANDBOOK OF OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY INTERVENTIONS
  • Page Numbers: pp.333-342
  • Keywords: Mental retardation, Neurodevelopmental treatment, Sensory integration, Vestibular stimulation, CEREBRAL-PALSY

Abstract

Mental retardation is a disability characterized by significant limitations both in intellectual functioning and in adaptive behavior as expressed in conceptual, social, and practical adaptive skills. Sensory integration is the brain's organization of sensory input.