A true step by step DIY tutorial on how to make a weighted blanket for your child with autism, ADHD, SPD. I'm sure can be adapted for lap pads, etc for Alzheimer's and mental illness also.
Weighted Blanket (straight forward tutorial)
Greatfun4kids: So... I SEWED! (weighted blanket tutorial)
DIY Weighted Blanket Guide | http://diyready.com/11-weighted-blanket-diy/
Best tutorial so far-Weighted Blanket DIY w/ pattern- I like this one best!!
How to make a DIY weighted blanket for kids with autism and/or sensory processing disorder from And Next Comes L
This simple weighted tie blanket is easy to make, easy to clean, and can grow with your child!
The Best Fabric to Use When Making a Weighted Blanket | eHow
Easy No Sew Weighted Blanket | http://diyready.com/11-weighted-blanket-diy/
DIY Free Tutorial on how to make a weighted blanket, they have been shown to help calm/relax children that have Autism. AWESOME! Easy and inexpensive to make! #diy #crafts