A weighted blanket with 6 heavy wings, that wraps the body in the seating position. To be used in all kind of chairs, sofa, school, car etc. The wings can be used all together or only just a few, depending on the demand and need of the user. Includes a hood, which can help reduce stimulus from the surroundings, visual and auditive silent. The wrapping of the body creates the users own space, where it is possible to re-load in a busy and restless day or situation. Reduces stress, anxiety and concentration problems.

Purpose of product

To reduce sensory processing disorders, mental disorders and motor disorders. Creating a space for the user to re-laod, find peace and be able to calm down. To increase focus, concentration and wellbeing. The hood reduces visual and auditive stimulus from the surroundings and the user get a feeling of his own space.

Target group

Everybody needs to calm down and find peace, both in body and in mind. People with psychiatric disorders; stress, anxiety, depression and ADHD/ADD, autism, dementia or concentration problems will profit from Sens-Aid, the weighted blanket with wings.

Impact for citizen

When the user do not need to spend all resources to hold on to himself, his body and mind, he is able to breath and feel stronger, re-loaded and capable to manage his everyday life, despite of his diagnosis and his pain.

Impact for staff

The staff will see another kind of behavior among the patients and in the nursing homes, more quiet and healthier way of being together.

Economic impact

Reduced medical costs, reduced hands and less aggressive behavior gives less cost for extra staff needs.

Cost of product

7,000 DKK as a package with hood, bag, washing bag.

Life expectancy of product

Several years.

Other costs of acquisition and setup

No.

Expected annual costs

None.

Special requirements

A chair or sofa is needed.

Is the product for personal use or can it be used by (how) many people?

Can be used by many different persons/users.

Is the product intended for training purposes?

No, not exactly, but it is possible to train focus, concentration and the ability to be among other people.

How much time is needed for the user or staff to get to know how to use of the product?

Only a few minutes.

Has the product been presented before at other exhibitions or venues?

Yes.

Experiences from practice (examples)

Very positive feed-back from the psychiatry nd the dementia field and among people with stress or concentration problems.

Cases stories

Example case story from psychiatry (in Danish)