Make Your Own Therapy Tools and Toys

Make Therapy Toys For Children with Special Needs

Ballons filled with playdoh are great but you can also use rice, beans, cotton, etc. I would double ballon though. The playdoh snake method doesn't work well.

How to make a grow-with-me weighted blanket using a store-bought comforter! Pinned by SPD Blogger Network. For more sensory-related pins, see

DIY Weighted Blanket: weighted blanket promotes sleep and helps your body produce melatonin.

Printable Sensory Activity List

Printable Kids Sensory Activities List

Printable Sensory Activity List

Sensory activities ideas to use throughout the day to meet your child's physical needs - helps with alertness and attention span.

Sensory Diets explained perfectly for parents. Excellent site for kids with sensory processing issues - Activities divided for different ages

AMAZING weighted blanket tutorial including FREE downloadable pattern from Craft Nectar. Weighted blankets are great therapy tools for those who have a hard time understanding where their body is in space. Pinned by SPD Blogger Network. For more sensory-related pins, see

Looking for weighted blankets? Make your own with these simple sewing projects. These Weighted Blanket DIY Crafts are sure to bring you a peaceful slumber

Autism Games - a site with a bunch of activities for children with autism

Autism Games serves as a resource of games that young children with Autism Spectrum Disorders can play, video models of games that parents/caregivers can view and learn from, tips and strategies for making games more educational and fun and so much more!

The Recycling Occupational Therapist: Hundreds of Simple Therapy Materials You Can Make. Author Barbara Smith, M.S., OTR. Pinned by SOS Inc. Resources.  Follow all our boards at  for therapy resources.

The Recycling Occupational Therapist Hundreds of Simple Therapy Materials You Can Make, Barbara Smith, Therapy Skill Builders