Coco is the ultimate cuddle companion! Weighing in at approximately 1.4 kilograms, Coco feels so lifelike, floppy and snuggly.
Ideal for children seeking additional sensory therapy or for anyone who loves a soft cuddly friend.
Weighted toys have been shown to not only help children with sensory disorders but also for dementia care.
They make you feel calmer and more relaxed and aids in calming anxiety.
These toys are are weighted which provides firm but gentle pressure known as "deep pressure touch".
According to research published in the Journal of Sleep Medicine & Disorders, “The application of deep pressure has been reported to produce a calming and relaxing effect in clinical conditions such as autism spectrum disorders (ASD), attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder, and pervasive developmental disorders.
Applying deep pressure has also been shown to be beneficial for children with high levels of anxiety or arousal and deep pressure touch may also alleviate anxiety self-soothing tool for adults and children with sensory processing disorder, ADHD, autism, insomnia and other health conditions. These items may also be effective for those with fibromyalgia and restless leg syndrome.
Coco cares for you by:
* Helping you self-regulate and stay calm
* Providing you with continual reassurance and love
* Providing tactile sensory input
Weight: Approx 1.4kg
Made of 100% polyester outer with polyester and glass bead filling.
Soft hand wash with a mild detergent in cold water. Cold rinse. Do not tumble dry.
Always consult your therapist on the use of weighted products
If the weighted toy becomes damaged, please stop using it immediately
Not suitable for children under 3