Biology | Equipment and Supplies | Occupational Therapy | Therapeutics
Description, Abstract, or Artist's Statement
Sensory processing disorder (SPD) is ever-increasing in children with and without disabilities. The prevalence of such a diagnosis has given rise to many different therapeutic practices. The most prescriptive, the Wilbarger protocol, will be the topic of this technique and literature review with discussions of what sensory problems are, the Wilbarger protocol, the deep pressure and proprioceptive portion of the protocol, oral tactile techniques, mechanisms of the protocol, the limitations, other options for treatment, and will conclude by looking to future research.
Augustana Digital Commons Citation
Hatlestad, Brittany. "The Wilbarger Protocol" (2018). Biology: Student Scholarship & Creative Works.