#FB1-1 Interoception, The Eighth Sense: Practical Strategies for Assessing and Improving Interoception
Interoception, our 8th sense, is emerging as a very important consideration when supporting autistic individuals. This session will provide a detailed look at methods that can be used for assessing interoception. Additionally, several practical strategies for improving interoception will be discussed in detail.
1. Describe the current evidence regarding the improvement of interoception
2. Identify at least 1 method of assessing interoception
3. Identify at least 2 strategies for improving interoception
This sessions meets approval for APA 1.5 and ASHA .10 CE This program focuses on psychological practice to assist and support ones well being and understanding of self regulation. Psychologists will be provided strategies to work with individuals on the autism for interpersonal issues to improve self-regulation and emotional well-being