Sensory Garden in Autism Center Outdoor Space - Batu

One of problems in individuals with autism is a sensory disorder that causes the child's sensory system fails to respond and not adaptive to the environment. Some treatments can help children’s sensory systems, but these therapies are mostly taken place indoors, yet not many take advantage of the outdoor space. In fact, according to some researchers, the outdoor space has positive effects on the development of children, including children with special needs, and one of the outdoor space that can be used for therapy is a sensory garden.

Mitya Haliimah
Architect Jakarta, Indonesia