The introduction of a desensitisation programme to teach teeth brushing toleration
16th September 2020
Andrew Swartfigure BCBA, Director of Services, talks with Rebecca Lowes, ABA Supervisor at BeyondAutism, Taylor Christensen, OT at BeyondAutism and Tom Bailey, Head of Therapies at BeyondAutism.
When necessary health care needs are more important than preferences. How do you begin to approach oral care when the individual finds it aversive? We explore how this was achieved and how beginning to teach autonomy through escape mands can support desensitisation.
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