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U of Alabama autism preschool unveils "sensory garden"; "a calming space"

July 31, 2019, U of Alabama Huntsville: Sensory garden gives students with diverse abilities a place to grow https://www.uah.edu/news/news/sensory-garden-gives-students-with-diverse-abilities-a-place-to-grow Last year, the Early Learning Center (ELC) unveiled its first sensory room, giving students in its Preschool Autism Language and Social Skills program a calming space of their own to relax and refocus their minds. Now, the community outreach center for the College of Education at
The University of Alabama in Huntsville (UAH) has added yet another resource to meet the needs of children with diverse abilities: a sensory garden complete with mud kitchen, raised planter boxes, and a pond….