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.

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!

A weighted blanket engineered to be 10% of your body weight to naturally reduce stress and increase relaxation.

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.

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 10% of body weight plus 1-2 lbs. #weightedlblankets #MWBlankets #anxiety

Adult Minky Weighted Blanket

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.

A weighted blanket can provide a sense of calm for a wide range of individuals, including those with some of these disorders: Autism, ADHD, SPD (Sensory Processing Disorder), Anxiety, PTSD, Insomnia, Restless Leg Syndrome, and many other sleep disorders! It’s almost like a weighted blanket could solve the world’s problems, right?

Why You AND Your Child Need a Weighted Blanket

Weight blankets cause deep touch pressure which releases serotonin, which, therefore, helps with sleep.

Best tutorial so far-Weighted Blanket DIY w/ pattern- I like this one best!!

Weighted Blanket pattern - good for autism, anxiety, and other stress-related issues. Adult size would be about x - you don't want it the size of the bed or the weight could make it fall off.

Create the pressure-perfect conditions for a good night’s rest. This weighted sleeping pillow blocks out the light and uses touch therapy to release tension. Great for traveling and to relieve tension headaches and migraines.

Create the pressure-perfect conditions for a good night’s rest. This weighted sleeping pillow blocks out the light and uses touch therapy to release tension. Great for traveling and to relieve tension headaches and migraines.

Softest one I've seen.  Weighted blankets are fabulous.

Softest one I've seen. Weighted blankets are fabulous. Tap the link to check out sensory toys!

Rice Shoulder Heating Pad

65 Genius Gift Ideas to Make at Home

crafts tips How to make this rice shoulder heating pad. Rice Shoulder Heating Pad, with Lavender Project - inspiration by natalie.

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