Our Weighted Body Wrap Blanket is one of our best sellers for bedtime blankets for children & Adults.
Unlike a Single bed size blanket where you lose a larger amount of weight, as its distributed over a larger size of the bed. The Body Wrap is the perfect size to provide full body coverage while getting full input of the weight of the blanket. It can also be used to wrap around the body to help deter and or reduce anxiety or meltdowns.
Blanket Size Approx- 70cm x 130cm
Weighted blankets are ideal for school, home and work use. Blankets can be custom made in school colours to be more discreet if the user wishes. Please make a note at checkout if other Fabric is required.
Weighted Items have been shown to help decrease levels of restlessness and anxiety in people who suffer symptoms arising from Dementia, Anxiety and Depression, Sensory Processing Disorder, ADHD and Autism.
By providing a sufferer with the tools to assist in Regulating their Sensory system, this in turn helps them become more productive and focus on everyday tasks that need completing
Research also shows it may help promote and improve sleep by relaxing the body.
Weighted items help raise the Serotonin levels in the brain by Deep Touch Pressure, which creates a feel good feeling similar to that of being hugged.
Weight recommendations by Occupational Therapists is generally 5 to 10% of body weight. These are not recommended for use in children under the age of 3 unless under the directional of an Occupational Therapist
The blanket is weighted with Plastic Poly pellets, encased within 2 layers of fabric and securely top stitched. Making the item fully machine washable.