Tangles are an established brand that are incredibly useful for all kinds of therapeutic uses. They are the perfect fidget and manipulative tool that can be bent into different shapes and easily manoevered. They can be used for sensory input with different versions having a different feel and texture. They can be used for exercising the hands and assisting with fine motor skills. They can be useful as a distraction and calming tool for those on the autism spectrum during periods of sensory overload.
Here at Special Needs Resources we stock several different varieties.
The Tangle Therapy is a twistable therapy device which is an ergonomic approach to hand therapy, minor stress relief, smoking cessation, building fine motor skills, and much more. Soft, texturized rubber bumps on this Tangle provide a one-of-a-kind sensory and tactile experience in your hands. The motion is calming and fun!
The Hairy Tangle is twisty, turn-y, squiggly, and squirmy, and is not only fun, but a great sensory manipulative. So much fun, once you pick one up, you'll find it's hard to put it down! Perfect for the classroom sensory box. Colors may vary.
The Metallic Tangle Jnr is shiny and bright and comes in six different metallic colors that are simultaneously fun, unique, and elegant for kids and adults to wear and play with.
The Textured Tangle has colourful textured sections, and provides lots of tactile stimulation making it so much fun to touch and explore with your fingers.
There is sure to be a Tangle that suits your needs.