THE SAFE AND SOUND PROTOCOL, or SSP, is a non-invasive application of Polyvagal Theory, based on decades of research and developed by Dr. Stephen Porges.

 

The SSP's effectiveness has been proven in a wide range of studies, most notably in two clinical trials involving children with Autism Spectrum Disorder. Trial participants demonstrated statistically significant improvements in: 

  • Emotional Control

  • Behavioral organization

  • Hearing sensitivity and listening