RUSTY a horse with sensory problems, a lesson in sensory behaviors which lead to the book
IS IT SENSORY or IS IT BEHAVIOR?
by Carolyn Murray-Slutsky & Betty Paris
Hands-On NDT/SI Course
STAR Services was founded in 1999 by Carolyn Murray-Slutsky, MS OTR, C/NDT, Betty Paris, PT,M. Ed. C/NDT and Herman Slutsky, Administrative Director. Carolyn an occupational therapist and Betty a physical therapist, both certified in sensory integration and neuro developmental treatment techniques, have experience working with children and adults with sensory, learning and neurological difficulties. They have used their dual certifications and clinical work experience to develop a holistic, focused, outcome-driven approach to working with children called Dynamic Therapeutic Intervention (DTI) that helps children reach their maximum potential across multiple environments (home, school, clinic, leisure).
This integrated approach combines treatment strategies that include: Sensory Integration Neurodevelopment treatment strategies Functional therapy Communication strategies Behavioral interventions Myofacial release Splinting and more