Abelenda AJ, Rodríguez Armendariz E. [Scientific evidence of sensory integration as an approach to occupational therapy in autism]. Medicina. 2020 ;80 Suppl 2:41-46.
This article briefly presents the theoretical and practical background of Ayres Sensory Integration (ASI) and its application in autism spectrum disorder (ASD). Historical criticisms on the evidence of ASI as a therapeutic intervention are reviewed and contemporary evidence is presented.
According to standards established by the Council for Exceptional Children (CEC), an international organization that develops criteria for categorizing evidence-based practices, ASI is an evidence-based practice.