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Solution Name:​​ Development of A Sensory Room​​ 


Solution Plan:​​ 

The​​ use of a sensory room is a space designed to provide a place for individuals with sensory issues to decompress and confront a variety of sensory issues in a way that will ultimately help the individual to learn how to cope with seemingly normal experiences.

Calming Solutions

  • Sensory Lighting:​​ If the room already has windows, find curtains or shades that can soften the natural light and create a more calming space. If there is a dark space that needs a certain amount of light, select lights that enables to maintain a soft, calm feeling in the room.​​ 

  • Aromatherapy: Shown to reduce stress and anxiety, using a diffuser in the sensory space can set the mood and be calming.​​ 

Sensory Solutions for Auditory Needs

  • Sound machine: Whether the individual is soothed by music or white noise, a sound machine or music player of some kind may be helpful in the sensory space.

Sensory Solutions for Vestibular and Motor Skills

  • Donut balls: These are designed to improve coordination, balance and flexibility. They are like​​ exercise balls and improve core strength.​​ 

  • Ball chairs: These chairs can assist with an individual that struggles with sitting still and paying attention. With regular use, they can also improve balance and posture.

  • Hanging chair: This zero-gravity chair is designed to improve gross motor and vestibular functioning.​​ 

Sensory Solutions for Tactile Needs​​ 

  • Textured therapy ball: This ball is covered with hundreds of small bumps that increase stimulation while also providing exercise.

  • Gel Mats: Gel mats combine​​ tactile experiences with improving finger strength and hand-eye coordination.

  • Tactile solutions These items are designed to decrease stress and increase focus and concentration. They can also assist with improve the individual’s tactile awareness and fine​​ motor skills.





Required Materials:​​ 


Description:​​ InnoGear Upgraded Version Aromatherapy Essential Oil Diffuser

Link:​​ https://amzn.to/2XdjJjz

2. Sound Machine

Description:​​ White Noise Sound Machine – Portable​​ 

Link:​​ https://amzn.to/2TmvrHs

3.Donut Balls:

Description:​​ TECHMOO Donut Ball with Foot Pump​​ 

Link:​​ https://amzn.to/2WfJlvB

4. Ball Chairs​​ 

Description: Giam Backless Balance Ball Chair​​ 

Link:​​ https://amzn.to/3bMhPfE​​ 

5.Hanging Chair

Description:​​ Hanging Basket Seat​​ 

Link:​​ https://amzn.to/3cWzIsc​​ 

6. Textured Therapy Ball (NA)

Description:​​ Spikey Massage Ball​​ (pack of 2)​​ 

Link:​​ https://amzn.to/3g1ODUm

7.Gel Mats

Description: SESEAT Gel Cushion Soft / Seat Pad​​ 

Link:​​ https://amzn.to/3d0L0M9

8. Tactile Solutions​​ 

Description:​​ 23 Pack of Sensory/ Fidget Items​​ 

Link:​​ https://amzn.to/2KJfpTa