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.
Sensory Rooms & Items
Weighted Blanket (straight forward tutorial)
Weighted blanket chart
For the House
East Coast Mama: How to Make your Own Weighted Blanket ~ Tutorial
How to make a DIY weighted blanket for kids with autism and/or sensory processing disorder from And Next Comes L
And Next Comes L
Sewing Tutorial: How to Make a Weighted Blanket (Sensory Friendly) - Mama Smiles
Greatfun4kids: So... I SEWED! (weighted blanket tutorial) this is really a pillow case
DIY Free Tutorial on how to make a weighted blanket, they have been shown to help calm/relax children that have Autism. AWESOME! Easy and inexpensive to make! #diy #crafts
Make a weighted sensory snake to give comfort to a child including those with Autism, ADHD and Sensory Processing Disorder. Gina from Little DeMoura Designs show you how in a step by step tutorial. #nationalcraftmonth #attheheartofyourproject
I have made a weighted blanket before... I never knew about this cheat bar thing! @Tasha JL, do you know about this?