Meet Basil the Orangutan – a handsome Sensory and Tactile weighted toy from the makers of Nana’s Weighted Blankets. Basil is great at giving extra big hugs.
Weighted toys are a great tool for individuals with sensory seeking behaviours. Placed over the lap or over the shoulders they can assist with calming and self-soothing.
Weighing 2kg Basil is a lovable huggable snuggable sturdy companion looking for his new best friend. Basil is quite bulky and approx 45cm tall. Basil has velcro on his hands so that he can give extra super good cuddles.
Therapeutic benefits of weighted toys include:
aiding the development of self-soothing techniques
aiding in anxiety management
can support in calming and settling