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20. Somatosensory Processing - Tactile, Proprioception and so much more.

If you've ever wondered what somatosensory processing and breaking down what that really is and how we can observe it in our sessions then this episode is certainly for you!


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00:03:21 - Exploring Modulation Challenges in Somatosensory Processing

00:05:27 - Discussion of Somatosensory Receptors and Interoception

00:07:26 - Discussion on the Vestibular Labyrinth as a Proprioceptor

00:10:08 - Conversation on Somatosensation and Perception-Action Processing

00:11:46 - Exploring the Role of Somatosensory Modulation in Skill-Based Actions

00:14:41 - Discussion of Vestibular Processing in Relation to proprioceptive modulation

00:19:45 - Exploring the Effects of Phasic and Tonic Movement on Proprioceptive Input

00:21:59 - Exploring the Perception-Action Cycle: How Proprioception and Phasic Receptors Impact Motor Action

00:24:00 - Modulation of Tactile, Proprioceptive, and Vestibular Inputs

00:25:41- Discussion on Tactile and Proprioceptive Processing in Clinical Observations

00:31:07 - Exploring the Role of Tactile and Proprioceptive Systems in Motor Functioning

00:32:58 - Exploring the Role of Proprioception and Affordances in Tactile Development

00:36:28 - Discussion on Motor Skill Development in Infants

00:40:57 - Discussion on Sensory Motor Development in Toddlers

00:42:04 - Discussion of Praxis Categories for Treatment Planning

00:47:44 - Discussion of Praxis Difficulties and Bilateral Motor Coordination

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