AUTISM AND SENSORY PROCESSING DIFFICULTIES
Sam is a 14 year old boy with Autism and sensory processing difficulties. Sam lives with his mother and brother and attends a special needs school.
Sam was referred to occupational therapy for assessment and support of his behaviours. Sam would jump and move constantly throughout the day. He struggled to go to sleep as a result of his need to constantly move. He was unable to engage in his school work and also struggled with eating.