Category: Sensory Enrichment

Learning

Sensory Enrichment protocol: memory of sound and touch

These new tools will improve the child’s learning abilities, and their capacity to store information in more than one area. This exercise will also help the development of auditory processing and selectivity which are deficiencies in children with autism.

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Sensory Enrichment

All natural fragrances to use for Sensory Enrichment

More and more we see that it is better to stick as closely as possible to all natural ingredients. With Sensory Enrichment we are a little less concerned about synthetic products because there are studies that show that “enriched” brains are resilient to neurological challenges such as exposure to toxins like lead or pre-natal alcohol. Professor

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Fine Motor

Sensory enrichment exercise: roll playdough snakes

Like most of our exercises involving fine motor finger skills, this is actually a speech development exercise. Providing efficient and reliable connections for fine motor control is an essential step which we take by prompting organized migration from a very populated brain area to its less efficient neighbor.

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Sensory Enrichment Therapy Daycare Centre
Attention Span

Nestlé International studies Sensory Enrichment in daycares

Here is a useful report on the impact of Sensory Enrichment on children in daycares, conducted in France in the 1990’s and sponsored by Nestlé International. Before Sensory Enrichment was a therapy for neurological disorders it was a method of enriching the environment to help typical children develop a healthy and strong brain. Overview Sensory

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Art Slideshow – Horses

We created this slideshow to help parents who have kids who love horses. Slideshows are a good way to do a pleasurable visual activity as part of Sensory Enrichment Therapy.

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Bibliography for Brain Plasticity and Environment Enrichment

Coopersmith, R.; Weihmuller, F.B. Kirstein, C.L.; Marshall, J.F.; Leon, M. “Extracellular dopamine increases in the neonatal olfactory bulb during odor preference training. ” Brain Res. 564(1):149-53; 1991. Diamond, M.C., Krech, D. and Rosenzweig, M.R. “Effects of an Enriched Environment on the Histology of Rat Cerebral Cortex.” Journal of Comparative Neurology 123 (1964): 111-20. C. C.

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Clues to autism emerge from cerebellum research
Sensory Enrichment

The cerebellum coordinates eye and hand tracking movements

In the article and abundant reference material below you will learn why Mendability exercises such as “Memory of weight and color” or “Maze in front of mirror” to stimulate brain plasticity to improve brain function and eventually lead to growth and health, including in the cerebellum. The cerebellum (Latin for little brain) is a region

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