Before checking out those seat lifts, here are a couple of events that might interest you. Autism Society Philippines is offering two seminars to the public for the month of March. Details are as follows:
When & Where
28 March 2009
Asian Social Institute
1518 Leon Guinto cor. Escoda St.,
Malate, Manila, Philippines
A. AQUATIC THERAPY (9:00 AM – 12:00NN)
Speaker: Ms. Cristina de Leon-Hinlo
The benefits of water have long been known to treat people with various conditions. By using a carefully planned aquatic program, children with sensory processing issues and autism also benefit greatly from this type of therapy. Summer’s here. Get to know the basics of aquatic therapy, when to use it, how to go about it, and how the proper use of this technique.
B. SENSORY INTEGRATION (1:30 PM – 4:30PM)
Speaker: Ms. Lady M. Suarez
Learn the basics and principles of sensory integration plus the common problems and the reasons underlying it. Know also the environmental modification techniques (adapting the home or space) and the importance of play and self-care tasks in sensory processing/ integration for children with special needs.
For more information on fees and registration, please click here.