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Find It Game This Calming Find It Game, but can be used for phonics activities too.This Calming Find It Game, but can be used for phonics activities too. Phonics Activities, Sensory Activities, Sensory Play, Preschool Activities, Calming Activities, Calming Games, Airplane Activities, Sensory Tools, Therapy Activities

Calming Find It Game

This Calming Find It Game is perfect for changing a child's focus from being upset to concentrating on finding fun objects in a find it game. I love takin

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Sensory Hands

Sensory Hands...These are cheap and easy to make and virtually free to make. I used non-latex gloves that were donated to me. I filled ea...

soft grip brushes help with arthritis/carpal tunnel? - Wet Canvas put pencil through for kids with special needsDo soft grip brushes help with arthritis/carpal tunnel? - Wet Canvas put pencil through for kids with special needs Nursing Home Activities, Elderly Activities, Dementia Activities, Senior Activities, Nursing Home Crafts, Elderly Crafts, Elderly Games, Dementia Crafts, Senior Games

Do soft grip brushes help with arthritiscarpal tunnel? - WetCanvas: Online Living for Artists

I want to know if the brand "Royal soft grip golden taklen" is a decent brand of brush for watercolor. Dick Blick sells them in sets of […]

Therapy Fun Zone: Ribbon Pull-activity for fine motor skills. Pinned by SOS Inc… Motor Skills Activities, Autism Activities, Gross Motor Skills, Sensory Activities, Infant Activities, Activities For Kids, Sensory Motor, Sensory Toys, Therapy Activities

Ribbon Pull for fine motor skills - Therapy Fun Zone

Pulling on small objects is great for working on fine motor skills, and what better small object to pull on than a ribbon. I had some tennis ball containers, and thought that the fact that they are see through would make it even more fun and motivating because you can see the ribbon moving inside[Read More]

I recently wrote on building the environment for an Autism / Sensory Room inexpensively. This entry will talk about some tactile things that can be a really important part of your sensory room, and how you can do this "on. Sensory Therapy, Sensory Tools, Sensory Bins, Sensory Activities, Sensory Play, Play Therapy, Sensory Garden, Motor Activities, Therapy Activities

Building an Autism Sensory Room on the Cheap: Tactile

I recently wrote on building the environment for an Autism / Sensory Room inexpensively. This entry will talk about some tactile things that can be a really important part of your sensory room, and how you can do this "on...

Beskrivning-montering-virkad-ros for english transltion scroll down pageCrochet rose bookmark (pattern is in Sweedish, inspiration only.) {English translation added inImage gallery – page 290974825924220837 – artofit – ArtofitNow translated to Crochet Puff Flower, Crochet Flower Patterns, Love Crochet, Irish Crochet, Beautiful Crochet, Crochet Flowers, Crochet Bookmark Pattern, Crochet Bookmarks, Crochet Motifs

DIY – Virkade rosor som bokmärken

… eller, Ullas bokmärken PS. This pattern is now translated to English (13.12.2013)! Jag vet ingen som läser så många böcker som min Mamma. I mitt föräldrahem har de böcker överallt. Min Mamm…

Yellow activity pillow for those with Alzheimer's or other dementia. This looks easy to customize.take any pillow and attach items to stimulate. Dementia Crafts, Alzheimers Activities, Dementia Care, Alzheimer's And Dementia, Nursing Home Activities, Elderly Activities, Senior Activities, Easter Activities, Spring Activities

Yellow Activity Pillow for Alzheimer's/Dementia

Activity pillow with soft textures and bright colors provides sensory stimulation for those with Alzheimer's Disease or other cognitive impairment. I used yellow micro fleece for the front of the pillow and green ultra-soft bubble minky fabric for the back. I sewed several items onto this pillow: 2 rings attached by blue ribbon, a zipper with loop for easy pulling, a pocket with string of colored wooden beads, 4 bright buttons, a band of red ultra-soft bubble minky, and 3 strands of silky…

For people with a dementia like Alzheimers Fidget fingers may help alleviate agitation and restlesness and help keep hands busy. Elderly Activities, Senior Activities, Work Activities, Montessori Activities, Spring Activities, Motor Activities, Therapy Activities, Outdoor Activities, Dementia Care

Finger Fidgets

For people with a dementia like Alzheimers, Finger Fidgets may help alleviate agitation and restlesness and help keep hands busy. See video below:

One common factor of chronic pain is the "invisible illness" factor. This refers to the fact that many people living with chronic pain show no visible signs that indicate they are in pain. More often than not, these people may look completely normal. Fatigue Causes, Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Diet, Chronic Fatigue Symptoms, Chronic Migraines, Fibromyalgia Syndrome, Types Of Arthritis, Psoriatic Arthritis, Arthritis Exercises, Trauma

Why you shouldn’t judge a disability by its visibility

I wanted to share a Facebook post that has been doing the rounds this week about a woman called Lauren Rowe who found a nasty note on her car because she used a disability bay. The