Activity / Sensory Weighted Lap Pads are great for Alzheimer’s, Dementia, Stroke, Rehab, Autism and Special Needs. Combining the grounding and comfort of a weighted lap pad and the feeling of calmness and contentment that a sensory quilt can bring. The Activity or Sensory Blanket is a small lap quilt, mat or blanket that provides sensory and tactile stimulation as well as visual.
If you have a loved one who is suffering from a neuroglogical condition such as Alzheimer’s disease or dementia or a child with special needs they can be easily confused, even irritable and angry. The simple, repetitive movement and sensory experiences become more important. That’s where the Activity / Sensory lap quilts comes in.
Weighted lap pads are good for tactile defensiveness, proprioceptive input, and deep pressure for calming the nervous system. They can also improve awareness and prevents sensory meltdowns, tantrums and aggression.