The use of a personalised multi-sensory sensitive story to prepare a young man with profound intellectual disabilities and autism for oral health care: a case study.

L. Lambe, M. Fenwick, H. Young, J. Hogg

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Abstract

A personalised multisensory story was used to enable a young man with profound intellectual disability and autism to overcome his anxiety and non-cooperation during dental visits. Both behavioural observation during storytelling and interviews with key carers were employed to evaluate the effectiveness of the technique.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)154-158
Number of pages5
JournalJournal of Disability and Oral Health
Volume15
Issue number4
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Dec 2014

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