SIPT Testing
Piller Child Development is certified to give the Sensory Integration and Praxis Test (SIPT).
The Sensory Integration and Praxis Tests (SIPT) measure the sensory integration processes thatunderlie learning and behavior. By showing you how children organize and respond to sensory input,SIPT helps pinpoint specific organic problems associated with learning disabilities, emotionaldisorders, and minimal brain dysfunction.

17 tests provide a comprehensive assessment
The SIPT measures visual, tactile, and kinesthetic perception as well as motor performance.It is composed of the following 17 brief tests:

  1. Space Visualization
  2. Figure-Ground Perception
  3. Standing/Walking Balance
  4. Design Copying
  5. Postural Praxis
  6. Bilateral Motor Coordination
  7. Praxis on Verbal Command
  8. Constructional Praxis
  9. Postrotary Nystagmus
  10. Motor Accuracy
  11. Sequencing Praxis
  12. Oral Praxis
  13. Manual Form Perception
  14. Kinesthesia
  15. Finger Identification
  16. Graphesthesia
  17. Localization of Tactile Stimuli

The entire battery can be given in 2 hours. And any of the individual tests can be administered separately in about 10 minutes. Norms are provided for each test--based on a national sample of more than 2,000 children between the ages of 4 years and 8 years, 11 months.