The Use of Kripalu Yoga to Increase Occupational Performance in Sensory Over-Responsive Individuals Across the Lifespan

Kimberly S. Mollo, MS, OTR/L, Thomas Jefferson University
Roseann C. Schaaf, PhD, OTR/L, FAOTA, Thomas Jefferson University
Teal W. Benevides, MS, OTR/L, Thomas Jefferson University

Slide set presented at AOTA annual conference in Houston Texas.


Presentation will cover:

  • What is sensory over-responsitivity?
  • Dunn's Model of Sensory Processing
  • Treatment of sensory over-responsivity
  • Proprioception
  • Why Breathing?
  • Why self-awareness/mindfulness?
  • Why coping strategies?
  • Why Yoga?