Scientific studies prove: rocking motions reduce symptoms of dementia. The person is more even-tempered and receptive, with reduced anxiety and depression. Smooth rocking motions move the foot, knee and hip joints in a gentle way.
Comforting and engaging, Arthur combines the profound benefits of targetted music with sensory and tactile feedback and the engagement of something to be cherished and cared for.
It can be used as a table top illuminator around the home or in the bedroom. As a nightlight it provides a low-level glow which allows un-interrupted sleep, but on waking it provides a focus in a room.
Setting the table is a task which is low risk and yet engages with the homebuilding instinct, so strong in many with Dementia. Engagement in these types of tasks are beneficial, and this place mat enables another simple and worthwhile activity promoting self-worth and...