Thrive Sensory Event : Balancing Our Trays
THRIVE Child Development Centre helps children and youth with diverse abilities to achieve their highest potential. One of twenty-one children’s treatment centres across
Ontario, we support children & youth from 0-18 years of age who are impacted by
differences in physical, perceptual, communication and/or developmental trajectories.
We build on their unique strengths, gifts and talents so that they and their families can
Justine Slewidge and Mallory Kent are Occupational Therapists at THRIVE. Justine brings to this presentation her experience supporting families in the Sensory Clinic. Mallory
brings to this presentation her experience supporting families in the Self-Regulation
The title of this presentation is Balancing our Trays: How to promote balance and harmony through a lens of self-regulation and sensory processing. This presentation was created to enhance general understanding about self-regulation
and sensory processing and how they can impact a child’s performance and
interactions throughout their day.