When we go to discuss autism sensory toys, the first thing which should be mentioned first is the word “autism” as it may be new for some or they will be unaware of it. This is a kind of disorder termed as autism spectrum disorder (ASD) or simply autism which indicates the inability of a person which could be in any kind of communication as verbal or non-verbal, in social skills and to the repetitive behaviors related to the sensory organs and motor nerves. This kind of disorder is not so common as if we examine the person then we could barely find 1 person dealing with this disorder out of 59. The autism can be caused due to any reason. The reason can be any genetic or chromosomal disorder. Environmental factors are also a big cause of it as pollution of every kind is spreading all over. The symptom that majorly occurs in this disorder is sleep disturbance. The symptoms usually appear during the age of 2 or 3, otherwise, under 8 years, these are clear.
Those persons who are suffering from autism spectrum disorder (ASD) can be deal with sensory toys. These autism toys Australia are used to increase the focus and concentration capability of the affected person because most of them who are dealing with autism are unable to figure out that what they are feeling and how they can interact with others.Different types of toys are there which could be used as a therapy such as sensory swings, weighted blankets and other toys which are basically used for the betterment of motor skills in the affected person. The therapist also recommends a better diet to recover from the disorder. These toys can be used in schools as well as in homes. As the disorder is related to senses so the toys help in dealing with weight, pressure, color, size, sound and many others.
Mostly used toys are laser stars music blocks, sensory swings, weighted toy cartoons to play with or to carry in form of a backpack, weighted blankets which allow a comfortable sleep. Those who are dealing with the sound problem, then for those noise reduction ear muffs have been designed so that they may get comfort from the tension of heavy and loud sound which is unable to bear. Playground sets are also available which are sensory and are made up of foam. To add the concept of color many instruments using colorful LED lights have been designed so that it may add better ways of learning along with relaxation and comfort. Sensory fidget toys in Australia are used to increase focus and attention and they also add the active listening capability and allows a calm and relaxing environment. These fidget toys are available in many shapes, sizes, and colors. Clockwork and windup toys are another way of joy and relief while learning a process of time and it may cause an increment of motor skills. For younger babies, sensory mirrors have been designed with proper reflection and diffraction which introduce self-awareness in them.