NEW!Lightly-weighted TwiddleNathan helps youngsters and oldsters find that “just-right zone” for maintaining attention and appropriate behavior for tasks and activities—and assists in developing or regaining fine motor control and skills, and improving strength and dexterity. Crafted from cozy, durable faux suede and plush fleece, the Nathan features high-grade fidgets attached with ribbon loops that snap, to enable switching around and substituting fidgets for variety’s sake or training purposes. Personalize the Nathan with the user’s own favorite fidgets.
Ideal for home, therapy clinics, and ”safe spaces” at school and other group settings, as well as memory care and respite care facilities.
Fidgets include a satisfying silicone chewie, a sealed textured crackle pouch, an attractive braided tassel, a cheery duck patch, and a Velcro® pull tab which can be used for attachment to a backpack, belt, walker, or wheelchair.Inaccessible packets of plastic pellets are sewn into the body for weight—and a comforting feeling of extra security and stability.
All Twiddles are machine-washable and dryer-friendly. Just remember to remove all gadgets first!
On the outside are attached: • a satisfying silicone chewie • a sealed textured crackle pouch • an attractive braided tassel • a cheery duck patch
Additional features: • Velcro® pull-tab for attachment to a backpack, bed tray, walker or wheelchair • textured zippered pocket for personal items • name tag • machine-washable • safety-tested to meet U.S. and European standards • evaluated and endorsed by AblePlayTm, and by ICBBES as a certified autism resource
💡 Twiddles participated last year in a research study conducted at a geriatric neurocognitive disorder clinic in Pittsburgh PA. For seniors in crisis who were responsive to sensory stimuli, introducing a Twiddle at admittance resulted in fewer medications and lower dosages required, fewer restraints, fewer falls, shorter stays, reduced treatment costs.