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Lap Blankets

Weighted lap blankets, or lap pads, are a blanket that provides the user with pressure to the lap and leg area.
They are used commonly in classrooms at school to settle kids with anxiety, restless legs or issues with inattentiveness. Teachers are increasingly using a lap pad as a strategy to keep kids on task and maintain focus and concentration. Parents use them for a child to rest on their lap during travel in the car or eating dinner as it has the effect of calming.

Lap blankets have a number of benefits and uses, especially for adults and children with autism, adhd and sensory processing disorder. They are being used by people seeking therapy for the treatment of restless legs, or to increase attention. A doctor or Occupational Therapist may advise weighted products for people with autism spectrum disorder or other problems such as insomnia, to satisfy their sensory needs and to aid sleep.

A lap blanket can also be used in the home of office to satisfy a body that requires sensory input through deep pressure touch. People find that by adding weight to areas of the body, they can boost work productivity at the office, or feel more relaxed on the couch whilst watching tv.

Weighted lap blankets are available in different weights to suit all sizes. Our online store has a huge range of blankets to choose from where you can even custom design your own blanket or choose different fillings and fabrics. The quality produced by the manufacturers of our blankets is exceptional.
Whatever your requirements, you will find a material, size or fabric to satisfy your sensory needs.

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Weighted lap blankets, or lap pads, are a blanket that provides the user with pressure to the lap and leg area.
They are used commonly in classrooms at school to settle kids with anxiety, restless legs or issues with inattentiveness. Teachers are increasingly using a lap pad as a strategy to keep kids on task and maintain focus and concentration. Parents use them for a child to rest on their lap during travel in the car or eating dinner as it has the effect of calming.

Lap blankets have a number of benefits and uses, especially for adults and children with autism, adhd and sensory processing disorder. They are being used by people seeking therapy for the treatment of restless legs, or to increase attention. A doctor or Occupational Therapist may advise weighted products for people with autism spectrum disorder or other problems such as insomnia, to satisfy their sensory needs and to aid sleep.

A lap blanket can also be used in the home of office to satisfy a body that requires sensory input through deep pressure touch. People find that by adding weight to areas of the body, they can boost work productivity at the office, or feel more relaxed on the couch whilst watching tv.

Weighted lap blankets are available in different weights to suit all sizes. Our online store has a huge range of blankets to choose from where you can even custom design your own blanket or choose different fillings and fabrics. The quality produced by the manufacturers of our blankets is exceptional.
Whatever your requirements, you will find a material, size or fabric to satisfy your sensory needs.

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