A true step by step DIY tutorial on how to make a weighted blanket for your child with autism, ADHD, SPD. I'm sure can be adapted for lap pads, etc for Alzheimer's and mental illness also. Tap the link to check out sensory toys!
We got an order from a mom in Minneapolis, her daughter is 18 and has panic and anxiety. Daughter is 120 lbs so we are sending her a 14 lb blanket as the OT community recommends of body weight plus lbs.
John Fiorentino is raising funds for Gravity: The Weighted Blanket for Sleep, Stress and Anxiety on Kickstarter! A weighted blanket engineered to be of your body weight to naturally reduce stress and increase relaxation.