0

Your Cart is Empty

[Infographic] - Everything You Need to Know About Weighted Blankets

by Casey Ames March 14, 2017

[Infographic] - Everything You Need to Know About Weighted Blankets

Weighted blankets are a great way to provide a sense of calm for those with not only autism, but other disorders as well. Including ADHD, sensory processing disorder, sleeps disorders and much more.

If you're wondering what the benefits of weighted blankets are, if one might be right for you, and what the weight recommendations are, then this infographic is here to help! 

Here at Harkla, we offer a specific type of weighted blanket that is made of minky and duvet style for easy washing. However, there are many different ways to make a weighted blanket, which you can see below.

If you have any questions, please feel free to ask them in the comments below. If you'd like to share this infographic on your website, there is an easy to copy code snippet at the bottom of the image!

harkla-weighted-blanket-infographic

Share this Image On Your Site

Casey Ames
Casey Ames

Casey Ames founded Harkla in 2015 on the pursuit to create products and information that can help those with special needs live happy and healthy lives. This passion has lead Casey to help design some of the best products for those with special needs, as well as create The Harkla Blog to try and provide free information to families and caretakers.

When Casey isn't working, you can find him backpacking through the Pacific Northwest, reading, or playing soccer.

To learn more about Casey, the whole Harkla team, and how they work to change the lives of those with special needs, check out Harkla's About Us Page.


Leave a comment

Comments will be approved before showing up.


Also in Special Needs

Sensory Toys for Adults blog post
The Ultimate List of Sensory Products for Adults

by Cara Koscinski, MOT, OTR/L August 02, 2019 4 Comments

Do certain sensory inputs cause you stress or anxiety? This is more common than one would think in adults. We dive into why sensory toys may help, then give you the ultimate list of sensory tools, items and products to help create a more sensory friendly environment for more relaxation and less stress
Read More
The Scientific Case for Treating Autism with Medical Marijuana blog post
The Scientific Case For Treating Autism with Medical Marijuana

by Tina Richardson July 17, 2019

Medical marijuana is being used as a natural alternative to treat or reduce the symptoms of a number of psychiatric and developmental disorders. Could individuals with autism also benefit from the use of medical marijuana? This article discusses the traditional therapies and treatments to help the symptoms of ASD as well as marijuana's history as a medicinal or therapeutic alternative. 
Read More
sleeping with weighted blanket blog post
What are The Benefits of Sleeping with a Weighted Blanket?

by Casey Ames June 24, 2019 17 Comments

While weighted blankets offer many benefits, the one most people are looking to get is to improve sleep, particularly insomnia and restless leg syndrome. We look at the science behind weighted blankets and what you need to know when it comes to purchasing one.
Read More