Mouth stuffing, an overfilling of the mouth with the selected food, for kids with FXS is usually an adaptive means of trying to succeed with eating.
How To's of Sensory Diets in Fragile X Syndrome is the new video for this special time from Tracy Stackhouse from Developmental FX. A sensory diet is an occupational therapy intervention strategy devised to attain and maintain appropriate arousal states throughout each day.
One of the common sites we encounter when visiting a child's home is a play area chock-full of every toy known to man, yet they won’t play with any of them. This exasperation is likely familiar to many of you.
A synopsis of our presentations from the Atlanta conference outlines day-to-day strategies we've drawn from evidenced-based practice and knowledge of the neurocognitive development of children with Fragile X syndrome. Plus valuable handouts!