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.

 

Learning Objectives:

1. Briefly 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

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