What is Sensory Integration? It sounds a lot more scary and technical than it really is. Sensory Integration is how we process information that our sensory systems pick up from the outside world. As a child you were probably taught that we have five senses: touch, sight, taste, sound, and smell. This however, is not true. The human body has many different sensory systems such as temperature (thermoception) and pain (nociception).
Here you will find the most commonly discussed Sensory Systems that affect Autistic Children.
The 8 Senses of Sensory Integration