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Auditory Integration Training (AIT)

By Raising Children Network

Summary

This online article from Raising Children Network's Parent Guide to ASD Therapies describes and evaluates Auditory Integration Training, which exposes children to challenging sounds in an attempt to reduce sensitivity to sounds and other auditory issues. The article concludes that the approach is not effective, and that it could be harmful.

Raising Children Network is an information resource maintained by a partnership of agencies in Australia. Its website offers “evidence-based content you can trust on hundreds of topics about raising children and looking after yourself as a parent.” [Website]

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Visit www.raisingchildren.net.au/articles/auditory_integration_training_th.html/context/905

Subject(s)

This online article is in English

Publication:

Raising Children Network
Australia

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