The 10 Foot Jumbo Parachute is an activity designed for those individuals ages three and up with Autism and sensory processing disorder to promote cooperation, coordination and more. The 10-foot nylon parachute features 12 handles and includes a storage bag.
16-Target Touch Wall is designed for individuals with motor planning and coordination disabilities associated with neurological impairments, fractures or low muscle tones. The 16-Target Touch also sharpens reaction time and improves hand/eye coordination. This multi-colored LED wall consists of panels that react to touch. The LED signals which button to tap in a random sequence and speed. Act and react as quick you as you can to touch the light out—as soon as you hit a button another turns on.
The A2B Tricycle is a custom adaptation designed for children with upper and lower exremity disabilities to mount easily. The tricycle allows independent use for play, while also providing rehabilitation solutions. For now, it is just a prototype. But there is perhaps a wider market for it. Many of the design features – such as the two wheels in the front and the chest plate, which one could imagine lowering for a racing car effect – would be fun and functional for any child.
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PURPOSE: Students with disabilities may experience difficulty in throwing activities, such as bocce. Using the gutter as a ramp provides active participation for those students with movement limitations due to contractures, abnormal muscle tone, etc. The ramp is lightweight, easily transported, and contracts for little storage space. Students may use the ramp as they sit (easiest and great for kids with wheelchairs). Standing, aiming the ramp, and holding th
The Adjustable Balance Platform is designed for those individuals with balance disabilities to use in physical therapy and gait training programs. Ships in 3-4 weeks. Easy-grip, stainless steel rails. Platform carpeted for safety.
Animated Toys II is designed for individuals with cognitive and mobility disabilities due to developmental delays, brain injury or cerebral palsy. It is designed for individuals 9 months and older. It is comprised of 26 segments, each containing a toy animated on the computer screen. The toys are activated by the single press of a switch, mouse click, or the keyboard "enter" key. The toys incorporate cause & effect skills, increasing attention span, visual tracking, and focusing on objects.
OptiFlex K1 Knee CPM is a passive motion system designed individuals recovering from knee surgery such as: total knee replacement, meniscus and patella repair, prosthetic replacement/calibration and prolonged joint immobilization, ligament and tendon reconstruction and post-ACL (anterior cruciate ligament) reconstruction. It is designed to be used postoperative to provide continuous passive motion to increase range of motion. The OptiFliex has a reversible footplate for shorter legs and a patien
--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: This is an instruction on how to make an assistive dining device for people with limited or no arm strength (such as Muscular Dystrophy or ALS) but still have hand movement. The assistive device (Schleeder) is designed to work with spoon and bowl. The instruction is created for occupational Therapist or those whose loved one may be benefited from this device.
BALANCE KIT #8 is designed to allow children to work improving their muscle strength, patterned movements and balance during reciprocal motion. This kit includes Summer Skis, a See Saw and a Go-Go Bus with Handles. Summer Skis: walking pattern with the legs is developed; need to cooperate with others on the Summer Skis; constructed of wood; anti-skid bottoms for safety and protection of floors. See Saw: practice weight-shifting from side to side; basic skill needed for alternating leg movements
---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To create a prototype of a balance training system for children with disabilities using Wii balance board technology. Students from Rice University linked together five Wii balance boards to a computerized motion tracking system and developed a game based on this system to help children advance their balance skills. The boards are lined up in a row between active handrails that provide feedback on how heavily users depend on their arms. The game requires the use
--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: This piece of equipment provides a ball for all students. It is designed to encourage motor skills and balance for individuals with a physical disability. MATERIALS: 9 inches or larger balloons and duct tape. DIRECTIONS: Blow up balloon and then cover the balloon with duct tape. Start at the top of the balloon and apply strips from side to side. Then start at bottom and apply strip from side to side. Fill in open spots that are left.
The Bintiva Adjustable Balance Board Assorted Colors is a product designed for those individuals with balance disabilities to practice balancing techniques on. The height of the wobble board can be adjusted to 3 different levels with the included adaptor. The Bintiva wobble board comes with an adaptor so that the level of difficulty can be adjusted to suit each user. Balance board has a textured non-slip surface for increased safety. Recommended by physical therapists and other health and fitnes
Building Bridges Through Sensory Integration is a book designed for individuals with balance disabilities to provide creative techniques and useful tips while offering innovative strategies and practical advice for dealing with everyday challenges, including managing behaviors, improving muscle tone, developing social skills, selecting diets and more. Good for those working with young children, but broad enough to be adapted for older children and adults. Written by three occupational therapists
CanDo resistive exercise band rolls are therapeutic bands that provide resistance therapy for rehabilitation, strength building or motor skills training purposes. Packaged in a dispenser box, the band is meant to be unrolled to a desired length and cut with scissors.
Chair Master is a chair that is designed for individuals who have mobility disabilities due to generalized weakness or neurological impairments. The ChairMaster is designed to allow users to sit comfortably while exercising. It combines a low impact cycling workout with resistance training to create a versatile resistance chair. It is suitable for all ages and fitness levels. The ChairMaster is designed to:
Increase strength and flexibility - with smooth, low-impact resistance cords instead
Childcraft Classic Board Game Set, Set of 4 is a product designed for children with upper and lower extremity disabilities to improve eye hand coordination. Childcraft Classic Board Game Kit includes sorry, connect four, trouble and twister.
CLEVERCATCH® Exercise is an activity and answer ball designed for use by children with learning disabilities, cognitive disabilities as well as for those working on improving their eye hand coordination, visual perceptual motor skills. It allows children to build their learning skills. Each ball features a variety of graphics, problems, facts, and questions to reinforce learning in a fun way. Students will not mind practicing math, language, history, geography, etc. while they can play ball. Ba
CLEVERCATCH® Math is an activity and answer ball designed for use by children with learning disabilities, cognitive disabilities as well as for those working on improving their eye hand coordination, visual perceptual motor skills. It allows children to build their learning skills. Each ball features a variety of graphics, problems, facts, and questions to reinforce learning in a fun way. Students will not mind practicing math, language, history, geography, etc. while they can play ball. Basic
CLEVERCATCH® Multiplication is an activity and answer ball designed for use by children with learning disabilities, cognitive disabilities as well as for those working on improving their eye hand coordination, visual perceptual motor skills. It allows children to build their learning skills. Each ball features a variety of graphics, problems, facts, and questions to reinforce learning in a fun way. Students will not mind practicing math, language, history, geography, etc. while they can play ba
CLEVERCATCH® World Geography is an activity and answer ball designed for use by children with learning disabilities, cognitive disabilities as well as for those working on improving their eye hand coordination, visual perceptual motor skills. It allows children to build their learning skills. Each ball features a variety of graphics, problems, facts, and questions to reinforce learning in a fun way. Students will not mind practicing math, language, history, geography, etc. while they can play b
The Clinton Folding Parallel Bars are designed for those individuals with lower extremity disabilities to use in physical therapy sessions. Easy height adjustment with spring loaded plungers and numbered height strip. Heavy duty, square telescoping steel uprights. Width adjustable floor folding parallel bars with double stiffening rails.Second height knob removes side to side play. End bumpers on all handrails. PLEASE NOTE: This product is intended for physical therapy use, not for gymnastic use
Clinton Wall Mounted Folding Parallel Bars are designed for those individuals with lower extremity disabilities to help them walk. Clinton Wall Mounted Folding Parallel Bars are built to reduce storage space while also offering a safe and sturdy area for physical therapy and gait training. Easy height adjustment with spring-loaded plungers and numbered height strip on front legs. Second height knob removes side to side play in front legs. End bumpers on all handrails. Folds up against the wall w
The Cobblestone Walking Mat provides foot reflexology and a massage experience. The mat assists with tactile defensiveness, discrimination and perception, as well as tactile-proprioception. The gold rocks sitting atop the blue background of this mat also create a visually stimulating target point for children. The rocks are molded plastic so there are no sharp rock edges for children to step on. SIZES: One size. DIMENSIONS: 16 inches width x 72 inches length. COLOR: Variety. WARRANTY/GUARANTEE:
The Compact Core Exerciser is an exercise machine that stimulates the cantering of a horse to help individuals strengthen their core muscles, including their thighs and calves. The user can sit on the padded saddle, rest his or her feet on the rubberized bar, and shift his weight backward to put the drive wheel in motion. The saddle will begin moving at 40 revolutions per minute (RPM), helping the user target his lumbar muscles, abs, glutes, and thighs, and improve his balance and posture.
The Laser Gym Core Laser Pro System is a therapeutic rehabilitation and training tool designed for physical therapy centers and other clinical settings. Each Pro system consists of two Core Laser Therapy Belts with travel bags, an institutional freestanding target that is specifically designed to accommodate a variety of patients, Tape Measure, Patient Progress Charting Material, instructional DVD and a premium carry case.
The Crawl-Through Bead Chain with Music, model 206, is a sensory integration activity designed for use with children with mobility, visual, neurological, and cognitive disabilities. This bead-chain curtain is suspended from a free-standing frame that enables children to crawl through. As the child crawls through, moving the bead chains activates a built-in music box, providing auditory reinforcement of movement. POWER: Uses 2 AA batteries. DIMENSIONS: 26 x 26 x 27.5 inches. WEIGHT: 9.5 pounds.
--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: This DIY device helps a disabled individual participate in recreational activities such as dancing and exercise. Innertube material, harnesses, and a ceiling attachment rod make up the Adult Johnny Jumper. COMMENTS: The Adult Johnny Jumper is designed to accommodate those with disabilities who normally wouldn't be able to dance or exercise independently. SKILLS REQUIRED: Construction (fine motor). AUTHOR: Unspecified. TITLE: Adult Johnny Jumper. REF: I
***Do It Yourself*** Game Console Switch Interface Deluxe is designed for use by individuals with limited fine motor and coordination while accessing Playstations. Materials: 1x Sega Dreamcast Arcade Stick 1x Ultimarc iPac board with USB PC lead. 1x Ultimarc Playstation adapter with case, fitted with latest PCB and OneSwitch.org.uk control-set chip. 1x PS/2 to PS/2 connecting lead 1x USB Keyboard 1x On/Off switch (e.g. Maplin's "JR96E") 3x Small push switches (e.g. Maplin's "FH59P") 27x 3.5mm so
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PURPOSE: Designed to allow children to work on developing their upper body strength with a pull-up bar. This pull-up bar takes gravity out of the equation by allowing the student to practice the same motion using a scooter and choices for difficulty. The child or teacher can select which height is best for the attempt. Children grab on to the bar while placing their bodies on the scooter (long scooters are easier than short scooters) and they pull up and relea
DIY Backyard Obstacle Course for a Birthday Party! is a do it yourself activity for children with upper and lower extremity disabilities to participate in gross motor skills activities. For this course, the example is a firefighter-themed birthday party.
--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- A switch mounted to the front surface of a Triwall easel and covered by a square plate of expanded PVC material to enlarge the switch surface.
The Educational Advantage Giant Fishing 1-20 is a product designed for children ages three and up to improve eye hand coordination and motor skills while learning numbers 1-20. Up to two players hook the fish with their fishing rods. This Giant Fishing Game can also be used in water. Suitable for indoor or outdoor use. ?
Educational Advantage Netting Number Crabs 1-20 is a fun netting game designed for children ages two and up with Autism Spectrum Disorder to develope their gross motor skills, eye hand coordination and number recognition. Ideal for sand and water play, or can be used on any flat surface. Suitable for up two players. There are 20 friendly giant crabs numbered 1 to 20 and two large crab nets. The set comes complete with a net bag for storage and is suitable for indoor or outdoor use.
The Exercise to Work on a Thumb Wrap Grasp is a do it yourself activity designed for students with dexterity and fine motor disabilities to improve pencil grasp. It is an exercise with play dough that is fun with mini fluted flower beads. This activity is important, because it works the muscles needed to oppose with an open web space and flex the tip of the thumb. This is the mobility needed to advance the pencil fluently. These flower beads are good for this exercise because of the length of th
The F.A.S.T. Fitness Assessment Success Trainer is a compact, portable body weight training station designed for those individuals ages 6 and up with balance disabilities to exercise on. It is good for adaptive Physical Education, therapy, fitness assessments, fitness stations and training. Ten different station configurations. Impact tested for up to 350-pound users. No assembly required.
FengleMa 8 Shape Infinite Loop Toys are designed for babies with sensory integration disabilities to help them promote growth and creativity, as well as improve their logical thinking and hand-eye coordination. Loop Track set can also treat Attention Deficit Disorder, Attention Deficit-Hyperactivity Disorder, Anxiety, and Autism Adults. The child needs to be accompanied by adults during use to prevent children from swallowing small balls. Smooth handling does not hurt the hand. Includes the foll
The Fitmax iPool 2 is an outdoor aquatic exercise and rehabilitation pool designed to provide users of any experience level with a safe and simple, full-body workout system. It is ideal for users working on improving cardiovascular response, increase strength, and condition the entire body without adding stress to the joints. It can be used for swimming, walking exercises, and resistance training. The Fitxax iPool 2 can be used for physical therapy, rehabilitation training and fitness training s
The Freedom Concepts Balance Bike is designed for use to help children with neurological and mobility disabilities develop balance and coordination. The wide tires provide extra stability while challenging the rider to use their own balance to remain upright. Standard features include high rise handlebars, steering adjustment, heavy duty steel chain guard and mountain style pedals. OPTIONS: Freedom Concepts Heavy Duty Assistance Handle and Freedom Concepts Seat Back Support. SIZES: Balance Bike-
The Functional Electrical Stimulation -- A Practical Clinical Guide is designed for therapists treating those individuals with upper and lower extremity disabilities to help them live free of pain. It has nine chapters: History of Electrical Stimulation, Physiological Basis of Nerve and Muscle Excitation, Principles of Electrical Stimulation, General Uses of Electrical Stimulation, Guidelines for Adjustment of Stimulation Parameters, Electrical Stimulation of the Lower Extremity, Electrical Stim
Gel Foam Picture Frame is designed for use by older individuals and individuals who have experienced a traumatic brain injury, or stroke. The picture frame is a heat sealed vinyl frame with a gel pocket in the front and a back pocket that allows one to insert any graphic that challenges or attracts the interest of the user. The product can be used as a learning tool or as a place to house familiar pictures.
The GestureTek Cube is designed for children 4-13 years of age with cognitive and learning disabilities, physical and motor disability associated with cerebral palsy, traumatic brain injury and Down’s syndrome. It is an interactive turnkey, plug and play portable interactive floor display system used to support cause and effect development, math and science. The Cube projects an image on the floor and as the users approach and interact, their movements and gestures transform the projected image
GestureTek® GroundFX™ is designed for use by children with cognitive and learning disabilities, physical and motor disability associated with cerebral palsy, traumatic brain injury and Down’s syndrome. It produces visual effects through the projection of images onto surfaces including floors, walls, and tables. GestureTek’s® tracking system continuously detects body position which allows for real-time interaction between clients and projected image. Step on pools of water to create ripples. Or s
The Mini Top is designed for young children to teeter, swing and spin around-at first with the help of an adult, and subsequently on their own. It encourages motor activities which are important for a child's early development of his/her sense of balance (the vestibular system) and motor control. The shape of the Mini Top makes it safe for young children: it is constructed to be big enough, but not too big, for young children. The geometric shape ensures that the tilting motion gradually slows d
The Gonge Tactile Stepping Stones, Set of 10, are tactile discs designed for children with Autism Spectrum Disorder to practice gross motor skills on. Contain 5 different tactile structures each with its own color. Each disc has a corresponding smaller disc that can be held in the hand. The therapeutic possibilities are increased by using both discs in numerous ways. Activities such as tactile recognition, matching, patterning and color recognition intended.
The Goobi 70 Piece Construction Set Building Toy Active Play Sticks STEM Learning Creativity Imagination Children’s 3D Puzzle Educational Brain Toys for Kids Boys and Girls with Instruction Booklet is designed for children ages 3 and up with learning disabilities to enhance eye hand coordination and improve problem solving skills in an entertaining way. Induces creativity and helps to develop a sense of proportion in younger children. Creates simple and fun ways to learn the basics of geometry,
The Gym 1 Doorway Swing Bar is designed for those individuals with lower extremity disabilities to develop strength, agility and coordination. With the patented side-anchoring clamps, the Gym 1 Doorway Swing Bar enables its user to do pull-ups, mount accessories or attach a swing in the comfort of their home. Lightweight and portable. Attaches to a standard door frame in seconds with no tools or drilling.
Hands and Feet Markers, models THC02107 and THC02108, are floor footprints and hand markers designed for use in by children with disabilities during motor skills activities. These colorful hand and feet markers can be used by therapists and classroom educators to create activities that combine movement and cognitive skills. They can placed to set up an obstacle course that requires motor planning, right left discrimination, bilateral coordination, and other therapeutic goals. These tough, poly v
The Health Mark Osci Health Whole Body Vibration Machine is designed for use by individuals with acute back pain and those attempting to increase strength and stability in their hip flexors. It also improves circulation of blood and lymphatic fluid, increase bone density, stimulate and massage tired muscles, and decrease joint pain through rehabilitative techniques.
Hemisphere Stilts are designed for children to practice balancing and motor planning skills. Hemisphere stilts adapt to the child's walking movements in a natural way. Sold in a set of 3 pairs: one red, one yellow, and one blue.
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PURPOSE: To allow children improve their motor planning skills while running, jumping or stepping over an obstacle.
In-Ground Trampolines (IGT) can be used in activities to improve balance and gross motor skill for children and adults with neurological, physical disabilities and sensory processing disorders. The In-Ground Trampoline can also be used a source of family entertainment.
Incline Aquatic Underwater Treadmill by Aquabilt is a water exercise device designed for individuals with arthritis and those trying to improve joint flexibility and cardiovascular endurance. It proves an easy-to-use, low-impact cardio workout. This non-motorized, self-powered treadmill is great for high resistance workouts and helps to burn calories faster while lifting pressure off of achy joints. The Aquabilt treadmill can be used by individuals of all fitness levels.
The Independent is an adjustable vertical stander designed for children from 18 months old to young adult who require moderate levels of support when weight bearing while in supported standing. The Independent supports users at the feet, knees, hips and trunk. The height, width and angle can be adjusted independently for a customized fit. It is designed to promote increased comfort and support by providing soft, padded thoracic and pelvic bands as well as padded knee cups. The Independent comes
Infantino Sensory Press and Stay Sensory Blocks are designed for children with Autism Spectrum Disorder to eliminate frustration and encourage imagination. Stack up and build sideways. High contrast colors and interesting textures.
Jenx Prone Stander-Green is a dedicated prone stander designed to provide support anteriorly for children with mobility and neurological impairments such as cerebral palsy, spina bifida and Tethered spinal cord syndrome. The individual support pads can be adjusted in relation to each other to ensure a proper fit. Children with longer bodies and shorter legs can be just as comfortable as those with shorter bodies and longer legs. The hip and chest straps are closed in the center and then adjust
Jenx Prone Stander-Orange is a dedicated prone stander designed to provide support anteriorly for children with mobility and neurological impairments such as cerebral palsy, spina bifida and Tethered spinal cord syndrome. The individual support pads can be adjusted in relation to each other to ensure a proper fit. Children with longer bodies and shorter legs can be just as comfortable as those with shorter bodies and longer legs. The hip and chest straps are closed in the center and then adjus
Kaye My Red Walker is designed for young children with neurological and motor disabilities such as cerebral palsy, dystonias and Angelman’s Syndrome who require posture support while learning to work. The Kaye My Red Walker places the support behind the child to insure upright alignment and placing the child’s center of gravity within the base of the walker for safety and balance. The walkers have 360 degree front swivel wheels which can be locked for straight ahead tracking. The swivel on the
Kaye Swivel Front Wheeled PostureRest Walkers are designed for people with mobility disabilities to provide mobility while promoting improved posture and gait. These walkers include fold-down seats as an integral part of the design. Features:
KidWalk Dynamic Mobility System is an upright wheelchair designed for children with cerebral palsy, spina bifida or muscular dystrophy. KidWalk encourages independent, self-initiated movement which helps in developing neural and motor skills, learning spatial relationships, and exploring the world. Quick exacting hip positioning.
Single adjustment bilateral pelvic pads. Mid-wheel location for better control and smaller turning radius. Available in two sizes, easily accommodates functional chang
Learning Resources Helping Hands Fine Motor Tool Set, 4 Pieces is designed for those individuals with fine motor disabilities to do in occupational therapy sessions.
The Learning Resources LER6801 Alphabet Soup Sorters, 209 Pieces is an educational game designed for students grades Pre-K and up with learning disabilities to support alphabet awareness by recognizing letter sounds and shapes. Also builds early vocabulary, oral language, sorting and fine motor skills. Set includes 26 durable cardboard cans with plastic lids, 130 die-cut photo cards, 52 letter cards and activity guide. Each can holds one uppercase and one lowercase letter and 5 object cards feat
Learning Resources Super Magnet Lab Kit, 119 Pieces is an educational toy designed for children ages five and up with learning disabilities to develop critical thinking and problem solving skills. Oversized pieces increase successful experimentation, while small magnetic components improve fine motor skills.
Learning Two Switch Step Scanning - Program #553 is a software program designed to teach the single switch user the concept of two switch step scanning. It is designed for single switch cause & effect users that are ready to move to the next level. The program is comprised of 21 activities grouped into 7 lessons. The activities are in the form of fun filled graphical games where the lesson concepts are embedded. The activities are purely graphical and do not require any reading ability. The
The Lights & Music Dome is a sensory station designed for use by children with motor, neurological, or severe physical disabilities. This small-scale activity center provides sensory stimulation and cognitive activity. Press the yellow button to activate the outer lights, and the red to activate the inner ones. Press the green for one of 25 tunes and the blue to make the flower turn. It can be used on a table top or during floor play. Up to four external switches can be added for switch a
---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To create a prototype of a lower-extremity powered exoskeleton to access motor skills and assist in teaching individuals with stroke how to walk again. Researchers at the Netherlands’ University of Twente have developed the LOwer-extremity Powered ExoSkeleton (LOPES), a robotic device to assess motor skills and assist in teaching individuals with stroke how to walk again. The newest version of LOPES allows for eight degrees of freedoms, which provides the legs b
--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Adding knobs to puzzle pieces provides an easy grip allowing the child to play with the puzzle independently.
The Marvel Education Hardwood Block Set is a set of tactile building blocks designed for children ages three and up to build and for a color matching experience. Add a color boost to classic unit block play with this product. Each smooth component is stained (not painted) in five vivid hues, plus white, resulting in a vibrant, no-chip wooden set. Set of 83 blocks in 13 different shapes.
Maxess Switch Mount is a double-sided switch mount that provides two alternative mounting surfaces (55 degrees and 85 degrees). It is designed for individuals with limited upper extremity strength and coordination who use a switch to interact with items in their environment.
Maxess Switch Tray is designed to hold switches or switch mounts firmly in place. It can be used for individual use or in assessment situations, where a range of secure switch positions need to be tried. The Maxess Switch is designed for use by an individual with limited upper extremity mobility and strength.
SIZES: Available in 3 sizes (please refer to dimensions for sizing).
DIMENSIONS: 540 millimeters x 290 millimeters, 350 millimeters x 350 millimeters, 240 millimeters x 360 millimeters.
MCM 2.0 is designed to aid in mounting and positioning buttons or joysticks on both sides of the headrests of wheelchairs for individuals with limited fine motor or upper extremity disabilities due to spinal cord injuries or neurological impairments such as cerebral palsy, stroke or traumatic brain injuries.
WARRANTY/GUARANTEE: As stated by the manufacturer.
Millennial In-Motion Pro Crutches are designed for use by individuals with walking or lower extremity disabilities. The patented In-Motion spring-assisted tip and unique folding design is an alternative to standard crutches. The ergonomic design works with the user to maintain proper posture, relieve damaging stress on your hands and wrists, and reduce the overall chance of secondary injury. The In-Motion Pro Crutches have been designed from the ground up to address the problems associated wi
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PURPOSE: To provide a means of continuing orientation and mobility training when weather is inclement. This game has students who are not rote route travelers use their auditory, olfactory, and tactile senses to identify various areas to which they travel. It also improves spatial orientation by requiring students to evaluate route options and determine which is the most efficient means of reaching the objective. On index cards, write the names of destinations familiar to particip
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PURPOSE: To provide a means of continuing orientation and mobility training when weather is inclement. Similar to the television show "Jeopardy," this game uses a board with four to six categories in various versions to match the mobility skills of the students. For example, a student using a powered wheelchair may have a board with the following categories: Right-of-Way, Which Way Now?, Ask a Question, and Plan a Route. Each category consists of six questions that relate to the t
---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To design a prototype of a temporary training device that assists patients who have experienced a stroke to recover faster and overcome fine and gross motor disabilities. The neuroelectric signals of some stroke victims are too low for complete muscle contraction. Move On is an exoskeletal orthosis that is strapped to a person's leg, hip and lower torso. The device senses adynamic muscle signals and translates them into a desired movement. It can also help a pe
Mustang Seat is an interior/posterior gait trainer designed for use by children learning to walk with mobility disabilities. It is designed to provide upper body support and adjustable angle positioning for forward tilt in the anterior configuration and full upright support in the posterior configuration. There is a slight forward leaning position and built-in suspension that stimulates the natural walking pattern. There is a 30 degree center bar for added positioning. The Mustang Seat is a fol
--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: The stool helps those who struggle with fidgeting, such as individuals with Autism, ADD, ADHD or other cognitive disorders. Old crutches and scrap wood are utilized to create an adjustable seat that helps one practice self-regulation. COMMENTS: The One Leg Therapy Stool allows those with cognitive or fidgeting impairments practice self-regulation.
The One-Sided Staircase is designed for individuals with lower extremity disabilities to learn how to correctly walk up and down the stairs. The One-Sided Staircase features pre-assembled rigid uprights and handrails. Requires a 9-foot minimum ceiling. Brace reinforced underside. One piece handle/rail support system. Two, full width, safety treads on each step.
OptiFlex® 3 Knee CPM is designed to provide anatomical motion therapy to patients of all ages. The Continuous Passive motion, or CPM, is a therapy designed to assist with patient recovery after an injury or knee replacement surgery by moving the leg in a series of motions for an extended period of time. This movement prevents tissues and joints from becoming stiff and promotes healing by reducing recovery time. The OptiFlex® 3 Knee CPM provides patients with the ability to increase the flexion a
Pewi is a walk/ride-on device designed for infants as young as 9 months of age, working on motor planning, balancing and learning to walk. It is designed to enhance body and space awareness by allowing the user greater freedom of movement. It can also be used by children ages 12-36 months as a foot-to-floor ride-on device. The Pewi has multi-directional caster wheels that allows the user to ride and easily in any direction. It can be used for indoor and outdoor play on smooth surfaces.
The Playaway Toy Company Class Champs Therapy System is a free standing indoor playground space for children working on developmental skills such as balancing, climbing and swinging while seeking vestibular input. The Playaway Toy Company Class Champs Therapy System can be installed in a playroom at home, therapy clinic gym or school indoor playground. OPTIONS: Class Champs Rock Wall, Class Champs Sway Bridge, Class Champs Balance Beam, Playaway Toy Net Swing and Playaway Toy Trapeze Bar are som
PlayShaper® is a play structured scaled for preschoolers ages 6-23 months learning to crawl, walk and about the location of objects and object permanence. These play systems invite youngsters to develop their physical skills while learning the social skills needed for community life. Cooperative play and shared imagination are encouraged. Kids receive interactive sensory experiences through inviting climbing challenges. Colorful learning panels encourage creativity while building cognitive sk
Smirthwaite’s stacking Plinths are structures used in the school and home environments for individuals with upper and lower extremity disabilities working on posture, balance, transfers and other therapeutic exercises.
OPTIONS: Folding Leg Plinths, Quick Fix Plinth Tray, Quick Fix Vertical & Horizontal Handrails, Plinth Half Coverboards, and Suction Hand Grips are some of options available for the plinth.
SIZES: 1, 2, 3, 4.
DIMENSIONS : Size 1 Length 1070, Width 665; Size 2 1500, Width 745;
These Premium Activity Hoops are designed for use by individuals that have mobility issues. They can be used for many different drills or exercises to work on proprioceptive and vestibular input. In addition, its design can be used for working on hopping, balancing, bilateral skills, motor planning, core body stability, lower extremity strength, etc. Set includes 5 clips for snapping the hoops together in all planes.
Public Transportation Signs and Words is a personal skills and independent living skills tutorial program for people with cognitive disabilities. It is designed to teach and reinforce words and phrases relating to traveling on public transportation, including all travel by air, bus, train and subway. It also includes activities (such as boarding and transferring) and settings (such as bus and train stations and airports) relating to travel. The application contains 80 videos and is narrated wit
The Pull-Buoy Starter Beam Set consists of easily portable beams that attach together in seconds with shatter-proof plugs. Each section is 2 feet long x 5 inches wide by 2.25 inches high, for 12 feet of beam. Optional hexagonal BeamDocks open the imagination to dozens of different shapes and balance challenges. Constructed of no-tear, unbreakable Dura-Tuff foam for years of institutional use. The included activity guide offers over 30 set-ups and creative uses.
Recognizing Landforms: An Audio-Tutorial Program in Map Study, model 1-01110-00, is audio map skills training designed for use by students who are blind or have low vision. This audio program uses fun characters on audio cassette tape to introduce 40 map reading skills, such as distinguishing mountains from valleys and channels from bays. The program includes ten brightly colored tactile landforms; six two-track, 1 7/8 ips (inch per second) cassette tapes; and teacher's and program manuals in pr
Rifton Medium Adaptive Tricycles are designed for children 7 - 12 years old with mobility disabilities to use. The Rifton Medium Adaptive Tricycle provides therapeutic, reciprocal exercise with all the fun of riding. This therapeutic trike grows with the child as it adjusts with the twist of a knob. Ships in 2 weeks.
The River Stones Balancing Path is a large-motor activity set that provides unlimited opportunity for developing balance and coordination. Use the River Stones to build different balancing paths. Designed so that they cannot overturn, the plastic, "stones" feature rubber studs on the base which prevent slipping and protect the floor. Vary the position of the pieces for a heightened challenge. Set of six stones includes three big stones and three small stones.
The Rokka is a disc shaped play structure designed to help children with neurological and physical disabilities work on improving their balance while building physical confidence. The Rokka can be used as a fishing boat, a see-saw and a den. When it is turned upside down, it is a table and two chairs for eating or drawing, or a trip-trap bridge for some rudimentary stair-training. Playing together and collaborating allows children to develop social skills and practice turn taking and sharing
Sensory Soother Ball is designed for children and adults with sensory processing disorders, limited mobility, generalized weakness and limited coordination due to surgery or neurological accident. The Sensory Soother Ball can be inflated with air or filled with water. The Sensory Soother Ball is a clear vinyl 12 inch ball that engages gross motor and visual tracking skills. The small white foam pellets contained within the interior cylinder shake and move when the ball is tossed or turned. When
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PURPOSE: To allow children with cognitive and motor impairments participate in manipulative activities, involving rhythm and dance movements
The Skuut™ Balance Bike is designed for children with autism, neurological and mobility disabilities. It provides the opportunity for children to learn to balance before trying to ride a standard two wheel bike. There are no pedals or training wheels to promote a false sense of learned balance. The Skuut Balance Bike let’s children propel themselves along at their own pace and comfort level. Standard features include a standard steering wheel and two pneumatic rubber tires. SIZES: One size. DIME
Smak-a-Ball is designed for children and adults of all skill levels working on improving their motor planning and bilateral coordination while increasing their arm and hand strength, endurance and range of motion. It is ideal for individual or dual playing. The Smak-a-Ball comes equipt with two very lightweight catching hoops and one beach style ball. The object of the game is to use the hoop with either 1 or 2 hands to catch the ball when tossed. To get the ball moving again, it is "smacked" fr
The Small Ness L300 Foot Drop system is a functional electrical stimulation (FES) system designed for use by children affected by foot drop as a result of upper motor neuron injuries, mobility can be a daily struggle and result in difficulty in enjoying many childhood activities.
The Mustang is an anterior/posterior gait trainer designed to provide positioning and support for children with neurological and motor disabilities such as cerebral palsy and spina bifida while they learn the skills of stepping/walking.
The Mustang provides excellent upper body support and adjustable angle positioning for forward tilt in the anterior (front) configuration and full upright support in the posterior (rear) configuration. A variety of positioning accessories are available for childr
The Somatosensory Bead Chain, model 355, is a sensory integration activity designed for use with children with cognitive, neurological, and visual disabilities. Mounted on a sturdy plastic base with suction cups to secure it in position, this bead curtain provides sensory reinforcement as the child reaches out to cause the bead chains to move.
A basic "steamroller" that provides effective deep pressure input for smaller children and adults. Users can also "hang out" in the rollers to improve their concentration and focus before sitting activities or classroom work.
Speedy Match is visual perceptual motor game designed for older children and adults with development delays, cognitive and neurological impairments. It is designed to help build organization, design copy, speed of response, concentration and ocular skills. Speedy Match is a fast paced design copy game for 2-5 players arranged to facilitate eye and hand movement. Users shake the ball holder box to redistribute the 20 colored balls into the 25 available spaces (Each shake produces a new game boar
---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To design and assemble a wheelchair that is fun and visually appealing to children with disabilities. The Speedy Recovery Vehicle combines the functionality of traditional wheelchairs with the visually appealing design of racing dune buggies. The vehicle includes a custom-welded frame, smooth rolling wheels, a reclining seat, footrests, armrests, safety belt, an IV pole, storage area for an oxygen tank, and a colorful interactive steering wheel. Its small size m
Spinning Symphony is a musically based toy designed for children and adults with physical and cognitive disabilities. It is designed to engage users in active exploration, which helps to increase auditory development and listening skills. Press any of the bright colored instrument switches to hear six different Mozart compositions. At the touch of the switch, the user can add or subtract any of five different instruments (harp, French horn, piano, flute, and violin) from the composition.
The Sportime Direct Cue is a direction tutorial program designed to guide the direction, movement and placement of body parts for young children (early walkers) and chair users. The program can be used individually or in group sessions. The components consist of curved lines, hand and foot prints, and arrows fabricated from a pliable vinyl material. The user is able to construct multi-sized circles, walk-along pathways, or a pattern of choice with arrows directing the way. OPTIONS: There are six
The Sportime Strid-Rs, 36 Inches, For 2 People is a two-person walking platform designed for children with lower extremity disabilities to develop coordination, cooperation and communication skills.ach Stride-R requires team members to simultaneously lift and move the same leg as they pull up with the same hands. Its durable, foam bottoms allow for use indoors and out. Stride-Rs are safe, and there are no bindings to entrap feet. Stride-R measures 36 inches and fits 2 people.
Street Sight is a mobile application and GoPro interface designed for those individuals with visual impairments to use. It was designed for Darcy, a woman with Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis who is blind in one eye and visually impaired in the other. The application uses her GPS location that lets Darcy know what street, intersection or address she is approaching. The GoPro interface that takes photos to her phone every 2-3 seconds so she can discretely zoom in on street signs, car plates, bus sc
The STRIDER™ 12 No-Pedal Balance Bike is for children approximately 18 months to 5 years of age. The STRIDER 12 No-Pedal Balance Bike helps children learn to balance on a bike at their own pace. Most children "walk" the STRIDER 12 balance bike to start without using the seat. As they feel more comfortable, they sit on the seat and lift their feet. The STRIDER 12 balance bike is designed for children to graduate directly to a pedal bike, eliminating the need for tricycles and training wheels. The
Switch Accessible Puzzles is a 3D puzzle matching game for children ages 2 and up to improve their visual perceptual skills. This application is modeled after wooden puzzles with cutouts. The use is presented with a board that can have 2,3,4 or 5 cutouts in it. One at a time a puzzle piece appears on top of the board and the user must place piece in the proper cutout. When it is properly in place, a new puzzle piece appears. Once all of the pieces are placed into the correct cutouts, a new pu
Turtle Invaders is a cause and effect program designed for children ages 4-8. It is designed to improve eye-hand coordination and fine motor skills in children with special needs and younger children. The settings can be customized to adjust the game options based on an individual’s skill level. Turtle Invaders is also compatible for switch accessible for children with limited motor coordination. Graphics and music can be adjusted to make this game suitable for children with sensory processi
Vector Gait & Safety System is designed for individuals recovering from stroke, amputations, orthopedic injuries and spinal cord injuries. Patient falls are the number one risk during the rehabilitation process and contribute to a loss of confidence, anxiety, activity restriction and injury. The Vector Gait and Safety System® helps to promote patient mobility and independence while reducing the risk of injury to both patients and therapists. Leveraging dynamic body weight support (DBWS),
VIRTUAL MOTOR SKILLS, Program #630, is a software program designed to give the user with limited motor skills the virtual experience of performing tasks by picking up, putting down, and moving objects around using 1 or 2 switches, a mouse click, or the computer keyboard. Skills introduced in this activity include the following: eye-hand coordination, scanning, matching, sequencing and sorting. In many of the activities, the user controls a life-like hand to complete tasks such as picking up colo
---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: Design a motivational walking device for an child with cerebral palsy and autism. The goal was to build a device that would use music to stimulate the consumer to walk on his own. The Walking Motivator is a motion-activated music player that includes a pedometer to detect motion, a microprocessor, an MP3 music player, and headphones. Other than the headphones, the entire device fits inside a small pouch that straps onto the consumer’s hip. As long as the consum
Weplay® Tactile Straight Path is a therapeutic product designed for children with balance disabilities to build a strong foundation in balance skills and encourage tactile perception. Set of 8 interlocking balance beam. Covered in tactile bumps for sensory input. Anti-slip dots control the path from moving while in use.
The Taxi Roller is Weplay's newest ride-on toy. This item allows children to work alone or cooperate with peers while stretching upper body muscles and training the muscles to the lower limbs. This toy can build posture and coordination. This design is light and easy to carry. Handles are inserted into the pedals. The handles are non-absorbent, durable, anti-slip and easy to clean. The pedals are designed with an animal-shaped raided grip for anti-slip.
DIMENSIONS : 20" x 18" x 24" (L x W x H
The Wooden Monkey Balance Board is a sensory integration product designed for children ages three and up with balance disabilities to help them learn how to balance, build leg strength and promote coordination. Some adult assembly required.
Yogarilla Fun Deck is designed to teach children with and without physical disabilities traditional and original yoga poses. This set contains 55 yoga poses and 110 colorful activities on 6 inch x 8 inch cards to help children understand how their bodies and minds work together. Occupational therapists, speech-language pathologists, physical therapists, teachers, and parents can use yoga in the classroom, at home, or in treatment to improve fine and gross motor skills, sensory processing, atten
ZipZac® is designed for toddlers as young as 9 months of age up to 3 years of age with limited mobility. The ZipZap allows toddlers to move freely around on the floor to play and explore their world around them. It has 1-inch elevated casters (“Forward Tip” feature) that let a child tip forward just enough to pick up a toy from the floor. When the child leans back to normal position, the chair rights itself and the toddler is able to resume exploring. There are large 12 inch knobby latex-free
ZipZac® is designed for Designed for toddlers as early as 9 months of age up to 3 years of age with limited mobility. The ZipZap allows toddlers to move freely around on the floor to play and explore their world around them. It has 1-inch elevated casters (“Forward Tip” feature) that let a child tip forward just enough to pick up a toy from the floor. When the child leans back to normal position, the chair rights itself and the toddler is able to resume exploring. There are large 12 inch knobby
ZipZac® II is designed for toddlers between 2 and 5 years of age with limited mobility. The ZipZac® allows toddlers to move freely around on the floor to play and explore their world around them. It has 1-inch elevated casters (“Forward Tip” feature) that let a child tip forward just enough to pick up a toy from the floor. When the child leans back to normal position, the chair rights itself and the toddler is able to resume exploring. There are large 12 inch knobby latex-free wheels where th