Affiliation: School of Medicine, Department of Allied Health Sciences, Division of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy
Introduction: This study examined occupational engagement of families with children with ASD who have high sensory features in one of the two main subtype categories. High hyper-responsive group, High hypo-responsive group. Little research currently exists examining the ways that these divergent responses to sensation impact family occupations & routines. Research Aim: To describe the nature of relationships between specific sensory features and family occupations.