Occupational Therapists (OTs) recommend that single bed weighted blankets weigh 10% or slightly more of a user’s body weight. Find out more about how to get the right weight of weighted blanket to make sure you get the best calming and sleep experience possible.
The recommended weight of a weighted blanket by discussions with various Australian Occupational Therapists was always 10% of a child’s body weight. It was found to be not only the optimal weight but also the safest way to make sure a child could safely remove a weighted blanket.
Life is all amount emotions because anything we do is usually guided by how we feel/look/behave. Because of that, it’s very important as a child to learn and the importance of emotions at all times. However, autistic kids simply do not have the luxury of taking this for granted like other kids do, and instead, […]