How Weighted Items Provide Calmness and Relaxation to ASD

Discover how weighted items provide calmness and relaxation to ASD, such as blankets and vests,through deep-pressure touch and sensory input. Learn about their potential benefits for individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorder and sensory processing disorders, and understand the pros and cons of using these items. While more research is needed, many individuals report finding weighted items helpful in reducing anxiety and promoting relaxation.