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Safe & Sound Protocol


What is it?

The SSP is a five or ten day intervention designed to reduce stress

and auditory sensitivity while enhancing social engagement and resilience.


By calming the physiological and emotional state, the door is opened for improved communication and more successful therapy.


The SSP is a research-based therapy showing significant results in just five days in the following areas:

  • Social and emotional difficulties

  • Auditory sensitivities

  • Anxiety and trauma related challenges

  • Inattention

  • Stressors that impact social engagement

Safe and Sound Protocol Precautions 



What happens during a session?

An individual listens to music for 30 minutes, 10 days in a row. 

The MP3 player allows you to move around or complete activities without being immobilized

Children are allowed to do things such as



play with lego

More information on SSP & Stephen Porges Polyvagal Theory

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