Weighted Lap Pad For Autism and Sensory Processing Disorder

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Description

The sensory weighted lap pad from Harkla will help your child stay calm and focused both in class, at the home, and while traveling. Made to last with soft double stitched minky fabric, designed in the USA and with your child in mind.

Not only will the compression of the weights feel comforting but the ample 21×19 inch pad also comes with two different soothing sides. One soft smooth side and the other, a soft blue dotted textured side for additional sensory input.

Frequently Asked Questions On The Harkla Weighted Lap Pad

Is the material flame-retardant?

No. The soft material is not treated with any chemicals for flame retardancy.

Can the weighted lap pad be washed?

Yes. It can be washed on a cold gently cycle and then hung out to dry. The fill consists of weighted pellets and cannot be thrown in the dryer.

How heavy is the lap pad?

The weighted sensory is 5 lbs in total weight.

Why We Recommend It

  • LIFETIME GUARANTEE ENSURES LONGEVITY.
  • DOUBLE STITCHED WITH SOFT MINKY FABRIC.
  • ADDED DOTS FOR MORE SOOTHING FEELING.
  • COMES IN A STUFFED ANIMAL OPTION : )
  • MACHINE WASHABLE, AND WEIGHTED WITH TINY GLASS BEADS THAT ARE ODOR FREE AND HYPOALLERGENIC MATERIALS.

Our Verdict

This weighted lap pad is a must for the sensory seeker in the household. Many parents are reporting that this particular pad is helping their children remain focused and calm during various school activities, turning bad days into good ones. In addition to calming children, the lap pad has been utilized for patients pf psychotherapy, as it helps patients process their feelings with a combined reduction of noticeable anxiousness. It’s amazing that this little pad can have such a calming and settling effect on stress. Try it out for yourself, and let us know how you like it!

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