Weighted blankets and vests are especially beneficial to those experiencing sensory integration dysfunction, and associated conditions such as Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, Autistic Spectrum Disorder, Asperger's Syndrome and ADD. Weighted products provide proprioceptive feedback having a soothing effect on the user.
- Provides deep pressure stimulation that is calming
- Reduces arousal levels.
- May help increase attention on task and task engagement.
- May have an impact on stereotypical behaviours
- Allows a whole body deep pressure.