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Interoception: The Eighth Sensory System
Practical Solutions for Improving Self-Regulation, Self-Awareness and Social Understanding of Individuals With Autism Spectrum and Related Disorders
Many people take it for granted, but one of the most important skills we have is the ability to understand signals from our body. How you know if you’re hungry, thirsty, tired, etc. are key abilities to live a healthy life. These are also skills that are challenging for those with autism spectrum disorder. Kelly Mahler’s book gives professionals and parents a new way to teach interception-related skills to individuals with ASD. She describes the clear link between interoception and many important skills, such as self-awareness, self-regulation, problem solving, intuition, and many more. Foreword by A.D. "Bud" Craig.
Interoception Assessment Forms - set of 10 assessment forms
The book Interoception: The Eighth Sensory System describes the clear link between interoception and important skills, such as self-awareness, self-regulation, problem solving, intuition, and many more. Author Kelly Mahler designed the arious assessments for the book, included in this workbook, which give professionals and parents a new way to evaluate individuals with ASD and provide targeted strategies to overcome challenges.
MEET THE AUTHOR
Kelly Mahler, MS, OTR/L, is a pediatric occupational therapist in the Central Pennsylvania region. She specializes in the development of self-regulation and social cognition skills. Additionally, Kelly is co-founder of Destination Friendship which is an organization providing fun, community-based opportunities targeted at developing friendship skills in children, adolescents, and teenagers with ASD. Kelly is the author of Hygiene and Related Behaviors for Children and Adolescents with Autism Spectrum and Related Disorders: A Fun Curriculum with a Focus on Social Understanding, High-Functioning Autism and Sensory Issues: Practical Solutions for Making Sense of the World, Destination Friendship Developing Social Skills for Individuals With Autism Spectrum Disorders or Other Social Challenges, and Interoception: The Eighth Sensory System. She has presented at numerous national, state and local conferences. Kelly resides with her family in York, PA.