Harkla Weighted Vest For Autism and Sensory Issues

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Description

The Harkla weighted vest comes with three free ebooks that will help in using the product in the appropriate setting. It comes in three different sizes, small, medium and large.

Small Weighted Vest – Is perfect for children 2-4 years old. Length: 13-14 inches, Width: 21-26 inches.

Medium Weighted Vest – perfect for children 5-9 years old. Length 15-16 inches, Width: 24-30 inches.

Large Weighted Vest- ideal for 10 years and up. Length 18-19 inches. Width 28-34 inches.

 

Frequently Asked Questions

  • How Heavy Should The Vest Be?

The weight of the vest should be ideally be 10% of your child’s body weight.

  • Are The Sides Adjustable?

Yes, the sides are adjustable to about 5-6 inches.

  • How Much Weight Does The Vest Come With?

The vests come with 2 lbs of weight. Four 1/4 lb weights and Two 1/2 lb weights. However, extra 2 lb weights are also available for purchase separately. Alternatively, you can always make your own weights as well !

Why We Recommend It

  • THE WEIGHTED COMPRESSION VEST INCLUDES REMOVABLE WEIGHTS FOR A CUSTOMIZED FIT.
  • MESH SECTIONS ON THE FRONT, BACK AND SIDE MAKE SURE YOUR CHILD STAYS COMFORTABLE.
  • EASY TO ADJUST AND EASY TO CLEAN.
  • PORTABLE AND FITS PERFECTLY INTO YOUR SENSORY BACKPACK.
  • HELPS A CHILD FEEL FOCUSED AND SECURELY RELAXED.

Our Verdict

Designed in the great state of Idaho, right here in the USA, this weighted compression vest has everything you’re looking for, and from a company that truly cares. Removable weights and velcro straps ensure a snug customized fit every single time. The vest’s materials are composed of soft, yet durable neoprene with meshed sections for ultimate climate control. In addition, 1% of each sale will go towards crucial services and research for the University of Washington Autism Center.

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