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Guidelines for the use of weighted modalities

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  • Publication Date:

    25 June 2024

  • Area:

    Mental Health
  • Resource Type:

    • Guidance/guides Icon
  • File Type:

    PDF, 29 kb

Weighted sensory items are used to provide deep pressure, this engages the senses of touch, movement, and position. The effect of deep pressure is effective for calming and relaxing. People experiencing anxiety, poor concentration, and sleeping difficulties may find using these items helpful.