Building a Sensory Room
Building a sensory room for your child can feel like a daunting task. The variety of products available can seem endless, and it's difficult to know which ones are best for your child. However, at Experia USA, we offer a range of sensory room packages for you to explore that are designed to suit all abilities. Let's take a look at the Calming Sensory Room Package in depth, to help take away some of the stress that parents and carers of children with special needs might experience when selecting equipment for a multisensory room.
Assisted living facilities for people with dementia often face challenges in how they can provide the best care.
As the condition progresses, it can become harder for the patients to partake in activities, and so providing stimulation in their daily lives can prove to be difficult. If the task is too complex, it can lead to distress, anxiety and unwanted behaviors.
A sensory room can have a profound effect on the individual, offering a range of benefits for people with special needs. Whether you choose to transform a classroom, bedroom, garden or even a closet, you will provide a safe space for them to enjoy.
Otherwise known as a multisensory environment, a range of sensory equipment can be incorporated to soothe, calm, organize and orientate. It can capture both the attention and the imagination, helping the individual to interact and develop essential skills in a positive way.
What Is A Multisensory Environment?
The Multisensory approach to therapy was developed in Holland in the 1970s by Jan Hulsegge and Ad Verheul while working at the De Hartenberg Institute in the Netherlands. It is based around the premise that the environment around a client has to be both soothing and stimulating. These multisensory environments can be filled with a range of sensory products and equipment, which are used as a therapy for those suffering from a range of conditions such as autism and other issues such as sensory development disorders, brain injuries or those with dementia. Continue reading
What Is a Bubble Tube?
When it comes to a sensory environment, a whole host of apparatuses are needed in order to create an area that is stimulating or calming (depending on the individual requirements of the user). One of the items found in many of these sensory rooms and environments is a bubble tube. Continue reading