Date Presented Accepted for AOTA INSPIRE 2021 but unable to be presented due to online event limitations.
Individuals with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) often have sensory processing difficulties that impact their occupations. Data were analyzed comparing SCOPE scores at pre- and posttest for children receiving standard-care OT or Ready to Learn and Play (RtLP) framework plus standard care. The intervention group showed statistically significant improvement in SCOPE scores over the control group. The RtLP framework shows promise as an evidence-based tool to positively impact the occupational performance of students with ASD.
Primary Author and Speaker: Janis Leinfuss
Additional Authors and Speakers: Erin Ohara