Analyzing Disabilities with an “Instructor’s Eye”- Sensory Processing Disorder (SPD)

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Completing the Vison Impairment presentation and review quiz will result in the participant completing 35 minutes of education focused on teaching/instruction technique and theory for students with Sensory Processing Disorder.

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Presented by Michelle LaFleur

Contributing Instructor for The Intuitive Instructor Club

PATH Intl. Advanced TRI, CTRI, RTRI Lead Faculty/Evaluator.

This presentation offers detailed discussion on a common diagnosis seen in Equine Assisted Services (formerly Equine Assisted Activities and Therapies): Sensory Processing Disorder. This disability is looked at through the “lens” of an equine assisted activities instructor and addresses:

In this presentation:

  • What is Sensory Processing Disorder?- Diagnosis and understanding sensory processing
  • What instructors might see in the barn or arena when teaching a student with SPD
  • Precautions & Contraindications and Standards related to SPD
  • Teaching considerations and techniques when teaching a student with SPD
  • Muscle Tone vs. Engagement of Tone
  • Considerations when matching/choosing equines for a student with SPD