2kg Weighted Lap Pad. Perfect size for school and car use.
Lap Pad Size Approx- 30cm x 48cm and backed with Lime minky for that extra Sensory experience.
Weighted blankets and Lap pads are ideal for school, home and work use. The Lap pad is a smaller more compact version of a blanket to provide a more discreet expreience for the user.
Lap pads are great odea for school and study use as they may help increase concentration in people that struggle to stay focused on a givem task.
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.
Research also shows it may help promote and improve sleep by relaxing the body.
Weighted items help raise the Seratonin 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 recommened 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.